Database Sources for Community Health Research (Rocky Mount)

The Database Sources Workshop will introduce participants to various databases available to community members for learning more about health statistics of interest. Participants will become familiar with NC CATCH, CDC WONDER, BRFSS, YRBSS and other databases to inform research. By the conclusion of the workshop, participants will be able to: •Learn reasons data can support your work •Learning the available databases •Learning the purpose of each database •Overview of various types of statistics: Counts; Averages; Percents and Proportions; Rates •Understand how to best present data (i.e. bar graph, line graph, pie chart, etc…)

When Nov 16, 2010
from 11:00 AM to 03:00 PM
Where Braswell Memorial Library (727 North Grace Street, Rocky Mount, NC 27804)
Contact Name
Contact Phone 919-843-2883
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The Database Sources will be held on the following dates, and in the following locations. Please click on the links following each date/location to register:

Please go to the NC TraCS Database Sources Workshop website to learn more:

These workshops are open to all audiences and provide foundational information to facilitate research, foster partnerships, and build skills. You must receive confirmation of your registration to attend the workshop. Should you have any difficulty accessing this site, or have any questions, please send any inquiries to

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*Additional support provided by the University Cancer Research Fund (UCRF

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