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I am delighted to announce summer professional development
<> with a $100 discount for CHI
using code TUSM2018. Courses are ideal for CHI professionals who want to
use their skills in healthcare and increase their impact!

*IN PERSON**:* Spend a week in Downtown Boston, breakfasts and lunches are

*Medical Journalism: How to Pitch and Promote Public Health Messages** June
4-June 8*

Course director, Dan Childs: [log in to unmask]

In this one-week course, learn from the Managing Editor of Medical Coverage
at ABC News to develop the skills to work both with and within the news
media to communicate important, actionable health information to a general
audience. The course will focus on crafting newsworthy angles, pitching to
journalists, and leveraging the power of social media to amplify a health

*Health Literacy Leadership Institute** June 11-June 15*

Course director, Sabrina Kurtz-Rossi: [log in to unmask]

Gain the skills and knowledge needed to improve the health literacy
of health professionals and consumers in this one-week course. Learn to
identify health literacy competencies specific to your audience and develop
a curriculum or educational program to affect change.

*Digital Strategies for Health Communication** July 16-July 20*

Course director, Lisa Gualtieri: [log in to unmask]

Working with an outside client, learn how to develop and implement a
digital strategy to drive a health organization’s digital presence,
specifically the processes for selecting, using, managing, and evaluating
the effectiveness of web, social media, and mobile technologies.

*ONLINE*: Synchronous scheduled class sessions

*Mobile Health Design** May 23-June 20*

Course director, Bradley Moore: [log in to unmask]

This online course examines the potential and impact of mobile devices for
health. Students will conceptualize and design health apps and devices that
incorporate evidence-based guidelines and capitalize on the mobility,
portability, and input/output capabilities of smartphones and other mobile
devices. Offered via WebEx on Monday and Wednesday evenings.

If you are interested in more than one course, consider our Certificate in
Digital Health Communication <>, which can be
completed part-time in one year online (via WebEx) with one week in Boston.
I am happy to answer questions about the certificate or individual courses.

Lisa Gualtieri, PhD, ScM

Assistant Professor <>, Tufts University
School of Medicine, Department of Public Health and Community Medicine
Director, Certificate in Digital Health Communication
Founder, RecycleHealth <>
Course Director, Digital Strategies for Health Communication
16-20, 2018

Phone: 617-636-0438
Email: [log in to unmask]

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