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Nursing Experts: Translating the Evidence - Public Health

Guide to Evidence Based Practice and Knowledge Translation for Public Health.

Welcome to the Online Nursing Experts: Translating the Evidence (NExT) Course

We hope that you find the course and its contents useful.  If you have any trouble with the course or wish to report a problem, please contact us at

You may work through the lessons at your own pace. Each lesson consists of one or more video lectures followed by activities to reinforce key concepts from each lecture.

Free Continuing Education Units are available for nurses.  For credit, you must complete the pre- and post- questionnaires that are included in the course.

This course is anticipated to take 3 hours.

This project has been funded in whole or in part by the NLM.  Please see the Home tab for complete funding information (

NExT Online Course

This is a preview of the course. Click on the link below to open it in a new tab.

Case Study

After you complete the online course, we encourage you to try out your new skills using our case study and worksheets.

Technical Requirements

Technical Requirements

Recommended Browsers: IE 9 or above, Mozilla/Firefox 10 or higher, Safari 1.x or higher, or Google Chrome.

Mobile Devices: There is no 'app' to download, simply view the lesson in a browser. Opera-mobile browser is recommended for Android devices. The navigation menu will appear below the lesson on smaller screens.  Although the course was created using mobile-responsive software, the course is designed primarily for viewing on a laptop/desktop screen.  Small screen mobile devices may not have optimal viewing of all lessons and activities within the course.

If you experience difficulty, try the following steps:

1. Use a different browser.

2. Check that Adobe Flash player (free) is updated.

3. Contact us at