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Data Use for Program Managers

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The purpose of this course is to promote data use for evidence-based HIV/AIDS program planning and improvement. By the end of this course, learners will understand concepts of data use and approaches to facilitate data use in HIV/AIDS programming.

 

Continuous Learning for USAID Staff

USAID staff, such as AORs/CORs, who complete this course may be able to claim CL credit. Please check back as this course is under review beginning July 1, 2022. Please visit OAA's Certifications and Career Development page for more information.

Objective

  • Understand the concepts of using data for program management
  • Describe the process of how to prepare and plan for data use
  • Understand how data can be applied to decision making and program planning
  • Explain how to synthesize and communicate data to answer key priority questions
  • List ways in which data have been used

Credits

Collaborating organizations involved in the development of Data Use for Program Managers:

  • Abu Abdul-Quader, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 
  • Lisa Basalla, Johns Hopkins University Center for Communication Programs
  • Lela Baughman, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention/ICF Macro 
  • Rebecca Cathcart, United States Military HIV/AIDS Research Program
  • David Davies-Deis, Johns Hopkins University Center for Communication Programs
  • Teresa Harrison, MEASURE Evaluation/Futures Group
  • Hanh La, United States Agency for International Development
  • Roger Myrick, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
  • Tara Nutley, MEASURE Evaluation/Futures Group

 

We would also like to acknowledge the following technical reviewers for their valuable input:

  • Maria Au, United States Agency for International Development
  • Jorge Luna, United States Agency for International Development
  • Scott Moreland, MEASURE Evaluation/Futures Group
  • Greg Russell, Office of the U.S. Global AIDS Coordinator
  • Noreen Qualls, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
  • Yamir Salabarría-Peña, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
  • Nadia Solehdin, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
  • Kristin Wares, United States Agency for International Development