Making the case for community health with media advocacy
Learning Areas:Communication and informatics
Define the news media’s role in shaping debates on community health. Explain the value of engaging the news media strategically to advance policy goals. Identify opportunities to engage the news media to advance your policy goals.
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I have been a research associate with the Berkeley Media Studies Group for more than 3 years, during which time I have conducted research, written papers, and given presentations to a variety of audiences around the country on multiple aspects of media advocacy as it relates to a number of public health and social justice topics.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.