C10: Evaluation of occupational health interventions

Module Description

Aim

To assure effectiveness, occupational health interventions need to be subjected to evaluation. Considering the original concept of the intervention, students will analyze, evaluate and report on the context, process and outcomes of implemented interventions.

Upon completion of the course, students will be able to:

  • Define the scope, intended uses and primary users of evaluation results
  • Design an evaluation project, select appropriate methods and specify data sources
  • Collect, analyze and interpret data
  • Draw conclusions based on evaluation data and develop recommendations
  • Communicate evaluation results to the stakeholders (incl. reporting) and induce follow-up activities

Contents

  • Purposes of evaluation, stakeholders and usage of evaluation results
  • Evaluation of concept, context, process and outcomes
  • Evaluation designs and data-collection methods
  • Evaluation standards
  • Evaluation reports
  • Communication of evaluation results and their usage
  • Evaluation as integral part of improvement cycles
  • Practical examples of evaluation in occupational hygiene and medicine

Dates and location

28-29 August 2023 in Zurich

Registration Deadline

30 July 2023

Fee

CHF 1,360.–