4117.0 Health communication for international sexual health

Tuesday, November 9, 2010: 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
This session will explore how health communication campaigns can address HIV/AIDS, STDs, and other sexual health issues in international settings.
Session Objectives: 1. Report on creative strategies for reducing stigma, reaching nuanced populations, and changing community attitudes about sexual health. 2. Examine the effectiveness of health communication campaigns in addressing sexual health in international settings.
Jiunn-Jye Sheu, PhD, MSPH

Using radio to reduce stigma, improve knowledge and promote HIV testing: The Malawi Radio Diaries program
Glory Mkandawire, Joel Suzi, Triza Kakhobwe, Rupali Limaye, MA, MPH, Peter Roberts, John Kadzandira and Rajiv N. Rimal, PhD
Exposure to BRIDGE project & its effect on self-efficacy among Malawians
Rajiv N. Rimal, PhD, Rupali Limaye, MA, MPH, Glory Mkandawire and Jane W. Brown, MPH

See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.

Organized by: Public Health Education and Health Promotion
Endorsed by: Social Work

CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH)