Workshop: Communicating Health Information to Community Members

The NC TraCS Community Engagement Core, the Carolina Community Network, Wake AHEC, Greensboro AHEC, and NC TraCS Dissemination Core proudly co-sponsor a series of free workshops on research topics. The next workshop in the series is "Communicating Health Information to Community Members."

The Communicating Health Information Workshop will introduce participants to basic health communication strategies that can help to inform and influence individual and community decisions that will enhance health. This workshop will also offer strategies for identifying and reaching an audience and creating health communication materials that target 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
  • Identify major health communication strategies
  • Explain the role of health communication in dissemination and implementation of best practices
  • Describe strategies to identify and reach their audience
  • Create or access health communication materials that target their audience needs
  • Locate important health statistics to strengthen health communication and advocacy projects


The workshop will be held on the following dates, and in the following locations:

  • April 20, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. in Greensboro at Moses Cone Hospital-Greensboro AHEC, Room 29
  • April 22, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. in Raleigh at Andrews Conference Center
  • April 23, 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. in Rocky Mount at Braswell Memorial Library


Please click here to register.

Please click here for information on the entire workshop series.

Please click here to see a flyer.

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!

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