This screen shows Luis, your mentor. He helps guide you
through the process and answers your questions along the way. He provides
help when you need it from almost every page in the course.
This screen shows part of a discussion you are having with
members of the Maternal and Child Health Workgroup. As in real life,
when solving this public health problem you are expected to interact
with concerned stakeholders from the community. These workgroup members
provide a variety of opinions and resources to the learner.
Throughout the course you are given the opportunity to interact
with real data representing the issues in the community.
When you have finished analyzing the community, you are asked
to quantify the problem by creating a fishbone diagram. The fishbone
diagram is an interactive tool useful for indicating cause and effect
Here you are asked to review an article about WIC. In the
course you are expected to interact with real materials that address
For each of the interventions identified, there is information
explaining its evidence, feasibility, impact, scope, and cost.
Discussions with the workgroup lead you to make decisions
about the feasibility and impact of selected interventions.
A myriad of choices allows you to put together the exact
proposal that you want.
The Department of Health provides you with feedback specific
to the particulars of your proposal. The feedback is detailed and customized
to the specific situation.