3374.0 Interactive Health Communication Technology (Organized by HCWG)

Monday, October 31, 2011: 2:30 PM
This session will explore how new technology can be used for health communication activities and to engage audiences.
Session Objectives: 1. Describe how interactive technology is currently being used for health promotion and disease management 2. Identify specific technology applications or strategies that could be used in future health campaigns 3. Discuss ways to evaluate interactive features that are part of health promotion campaigns

2:30 PM
2:45 PM
Engaging communities in setting and prioritizing health communication research agenda
Wen-ying Sylvia Chou, PhD, MPH, Brian Keefe, MA, Amy Sanders, MA and Bradford W. Hesse, PhD
3:15 PM
Starting Strong: Teen dating violence prevention via a youth-driven social networking website
Christine Agnew, MPH, Marie Mitchell, RN, Jacqueline Davis, MPH and Melissa Kottke, MD, MPH
3:30 PM
Communicating the Experience of Illness through Patient Blogs
Lisa Gualtieri, PhD, ScM and Pamela Katz Ressler, MS, RN, HN-BC

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Organized by: Public Health Education and Health Promotion

CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH) , Masters Certified Health Education Specialist (MCHES)