Communicating about Public Health in Times of Crisis: Strategies for TB Programs and Staff during the COVID-19 Pandemic

Communicating about Public Health in Times of Crisis: Strategies for TB Programs and Staff during the COVID-19 Pandemic

Author: Global Tuberculosis Institute at Rutgers The State University of New Jersey
Publication Date: 2020
Country of Origin: United States
Format: Webinar/Webcast/Podcast
Language: English

Abstract

This webinar focuses on risk communication around TB during the COVID-19 pandemic. The learning objectives for this webinar are:
• Recognize the emotional and psychological impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on health workers and TB patients
• Apply risk communication principles to develop messages on TB and COVID-19 for front-line health workers, patients, and contacts
• Use tailored approaches for communicating with health workers, TB patients, contacts so appropriate TB care can be provided

Publisher:

Global Tuberculosis Institute at Rutgers The State University of New Jersey

Audience(s):

Educators, Health Educators/Communicators, Health Professionals, Nurses, Physicians

Topic:

Advocacy/Communications

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