Course Overview:

Data visualizations are a powerful tool for telling stories about public health, but how we create them can shape how we understand and address health issues. In this training, you'll learn how to apply a health equity lens to your data visualizations and ensure they accurately and respectfully represent the diverse populations described. We'll explore systematic approaches for creating visualizations that tell compelling stories and promote equity and inclusion in public health. 

Learning Objectives: 

  • Describe a systematic approach to preparing effective data visualizations of public health data;
  • Apply a health equity lens to the general systematic approach for effective visualization of public health data;
  • Compare and contrast chart and graph options to match chart strengths to data visualization needs;
  • Identify resources for continued self-learning

Duration: 60 minutes

Continuing Education Information:  1.0 Continuing Competency Credit for CHES, pending 1.0 CPEU for Registered Dietitians