The enormous attention that the field of public health has received in the past year has affected consumer behavior, decision making and communication. Eventually, messaging, marketing channels and program choices were affected, and operations -critical to the school's success- needed a timely and thoughtful transformation.
PHX webinars are a flexible learning offering that allow you to learn more about a population health topic on your own time. Join us for live-streaming of a webinar or come back and watch it later in our Media Library.
Partnering with Community to Assess Health Needs, Assets and Priorities:
An introduction for frontline public health practitioners
This short webinar introduces viewers to the fundamentals of “Community Health Needs Assessment,” a process by which public health practitioners partner with community members to assess relevant assets and barriers to community well-being and establish health improvement priorities. We talk about the planning process, identify key sources of demographic and health data, and discuss the elements of a Community Health Improvement Plan – a blueprint for action.
Denmark is one of the most bicycle-friendly countries in the world, with more than 11,000 miles of bike lanes and paths, but this was not something that happened overnight. Join international health policy and strategy advisor, Agis Tsouros, as he discusses the extensive planning that goes into making cities healthier.
Whether you’re doing it for yourself or for your organization or institution, understanding how to use social media to reach your audience can be an invaluable tool. Join Michelle Samuels, Assistant Editor and Social Media Coordinator for BU School of Public Health, to learn how you can leverage the power of social media to reach your goals.