The practice of evidence based public health ebph is an integration of science based interventions with community preferences for improving population health 1 the concept of ebph evolved at the same time as discourse on evidence based practice in the disciplines of medicine nursing psychology and social work. An evidence based approach to public health could potentially have numerous direct and indirect benefits including access to more and higher quality information on best practice a higher likelihood of successful prevention programs and policies greater workforce productivity and more efficient use of public and private resources. Based public health practice evidence based public health practice is the development implementation and evaluation of effective programs and policies in public health through application of principles of scientific reasoning including systematic uses of data and information systems and appropriate use of behavioral science theory and. Evidence based decision making to improve public health practice abstract despite the many accomplishments of public health greater attention on evidence based approaches is warranted this article reviews the concepts of evidence based public health ebph on which formal discourse originated about 15 years ago. Abstract research is one of the 10 essential public health services and is a requirement for the advancement of public health practice however local and state public health agencies face many barriers to adopting evidence based practices and engaging in the research needed to build on existing evidence
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