Health Equity and Health Communication: Strategies to Reach the Underserved
The APHA Health Communication Working Group (HCWG) is sponsoring a free webinar, Health Equity and Health Communication: Strategies to Reach the Underserved on Tuesday, July 29 at 3 pm EST. Longstanding member Renata Schiavo, Founding President of Health Equity Initiative, will be presenting.
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About the presenter:
Renata Schiavo, PhD, MA is a public health, health and international communication, and global health specialist with more than 20 years of experience. Dr. Schiavo is a Senior Lecturer at Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health, http://www.mailman.columbia.edu/our-faculty/profile?uni=rs3406 the Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Communication in Healthcare: Strategies, Media, and Engagement in Global Health, and the Founder and Principal of Strategic Communication ResourcesSM, a global consulting and communication practice she established in 2004.
Dr. Schiavo is the author of the internationally acclaimed book Health Communication: From Theory to Practice (San Francisco: Jossey Bass), now in its second edition, and dozens of publications http://www.renataschiavo.com/aboutrenataschiavo.html#mce_temp_url# in the public health, health communication, and global health fields.
Dr. Schiavo’s professional interests lie at the intersection of strategic health communication for behavioral, social and organizational change; multisectoral partnerships; health equity; community health; risk communication; and global health. Her recent work has focused on health equity/health disparities, maternal and child health, public health and humanitarian emergencies, global hand washing, childhood cancer, and malaria, among others.
Join us in welcoming this outstanding presenter on July 29 at 3 pm EST during the APHA Health Communications Working Group sponsored webinar.