our services


and facilitation

Training focused on diverse evidence-based public health topics designed to inform public health practice.

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needs assessment
and action planning

Facilitation of a data-driven process through strategic engagement of multi-sector partners to collect data, prioritize needs, and identify strategies that move from a broad goal to action.

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grant writing
and coordination

Convert an idea into reality across the grant cycle, including identify, develop, and manage a competitive grant proposal.

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Take the guesswork out of identifying where and how to gather and track quality data through data collection and analysis, literature review, and evaluation approaches.

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program development
and implementation

Translate evidence-based practice into development, implementation and management of public health projects to achieve measurable outcomes.

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technical writing
and communication

Translate findings through the lens of multiple priority populations into user-friendly, written communication resources to drive public health practice.

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Featured project


Environmental Scan of the use of Technology to Deliver Public Health Messaging

SLM Consulting convened multi-sector partners to identify opportunities to assess statewide use of technology to deliver public health messaging to enhance coordinated chronic disease prevention and health promotion of community, school, tribal, worksite, and healthcare sectors in South Dakota. SLM Consulting developed and disseminated a statewide survey to collect data from diverse professional, analyzed the data and summarized the findings in a comprehensive report and sector specific reports. Findings from the scan have informed public health practice and communication in South Dakota.

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SLM Consulting has been a collaborative partner assisting us in our work to prevent chronic disease and promote health. The research and work products developed by SLM Consulting are top notch. SLM Consulting staff is extremely adept at workgroup facilitation and technical writing.
— Brooke Lusk, Director of Human Services, Black Hills Special Services Cooperative



about us


SLM Consulting is committed to understanding and addressing factors that affect population health through multi-sector collaborations, translating evidence-based practice into public health approaches that to achieve healthy equity. Our practice is informed by years of experience, working to improve the health of rural and urban communities where people live, work, learn and play.

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Practical Playbook, Duke University
Medical Center, CDC, de Beaumont Foundation

The mission of the Practical Playbook is advance collaboration among public health, primary care, and other to improve population, providing practical implementation tools, guidance, and resources.


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