Communicating Health Information

The NC TraCS Institute, in collaboration with Wake AHEC, and Greensboro AHEC, proudly co-sponsor a series of FREE workshops on research topics. The next workshop in the series is Communicating Health Information.

When Apr 19, 2011
from 10:00 AM to 02:00 PM
Where Greensboro at Moses Cone Hospital-Greensboro AHEC
Contact Name Allison Gunn
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The NC TraCS Institute, in collaboration with Wake AHEC, and Greensboro AHEC, proudly co-sponsor a series of FREE workshops on research topics. The next workshop in the series is Communicating Health Information.

The Communicating Health Information Workshop will introduce participants to the concepts of health communication, dissemination, and advocacy and demonstrate the role that each plays in improving community health. This workshop will also offer strategies for identifying and reaching your audience and creating communication materials that target their specific needs.

By the conclusion of the workshop, participants will be able to:

  • Define health communication and its role in individual and community health promotion
  • Describe strategies to identify and reach a specific audience
  • Create or access health communication materials for a specific audience
  • Locate important health information to describe or justify the health issue and strengthen the health communication
  • Explain the role of health communication in dissemination and implementation of best practices

April 12, 2011 from 10-2pm in Raleigh at the Andrews Conference Center. http://tracs.unc.edu/communicating_health_raleigh

April 19, 2011 from 10-2pm in Greensboro at Moses Cone Hospital-Greensboro AHEC http://tracs.unc.edu/communicating_health_greensboro

These workshops are open to all audiences and provide foundational information to facilitate research, foster partnerships, and build skills. You must receive confirmation of your registration to attend the workshop. Should you have any difficulty accessing this site, or have any questions, please send any inquiries to nctracs_communityengagement@unc.edu.

Thank you!

*Additional support provided by the University Cancer Research Fund (UCRF)

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