The purpose of this site is to provide
public health professionals and
decision-makers with resources and tools
to make evidence-based public health practice (EBPH) accessible and realistic.
Since 1995, the Prevention Research Center in St. Louis has worked to build capacity for EBPH practice by sponsoring courses in EBPH at local, state, national and international sites.
Why EBPH Matters?
How Health Departments Can Support Evidence-Based Practice
This new report, based on a PRC study, summarizes how health departments can support evidence-based practice.
Learn about Evidence-Based Public Health
Using an evidence-based public health approach is Using an EBPH approach is necessary to effectivly impact health outcomes. Many public health agencies are now required to utilize and EBPH approach to qualify for various funding opportunities and for public health accreditation processes.