Online Program

International health communication/ behavior change communication

Monday, November 2, 2015: 12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
This session will discuss the challenges faced by public health practitioners and how using effective methods of communication based on the BCC model will help to make health education more effective. Case studies from various regions will be discussed by the presenters.
Session Objectives: List the importance of effective communication in the practice of public health .
Ray Martin, MPH, climate change activist

Ebola outbreak: Assessing the Democratic Republic of Congo media response   
Daudet Ilunga Tshiswaka, Ph.D. (c), Guy Whembolua, Ph.D. and Donaldson Conserve, Ph.D.
Transnational health information networks: The case of Mexico and the US   
Anisha Gandhi, PhD, MPH, Heather Edelblute, MPH, PhD candidate, Ted Mouw, PhD and Sergio Chavez, PhD
Strategic Risk Communication in a Black Swan Event   
Jana Telfer, MA, Jonathan Said and Dagny Olivares, MPA

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

Organized by: International Health
Endorsed by: Vietnam Caucus, APHA-Committee on Women's Rights

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

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