Strategic Health & Risk Communication

Strategic Health & Risk Communication Certificate

Gain the knowledge, skills and experience needed to apply communication principles to public health problems.

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Grady InternViews: Noor Shaikhnag

This is part of a series where we ask Grady College students to describe their internship experience.   Noor Shaikhnag is a fourth-year entertainment & media studies and communication studies student […]

Grady InternViews: Ryan Langner

This is part of a series where we ask Grady College students to describe their internship experience.   Ryan Langner is a fourth-year advertising student working with Apple as a Partner […]

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2024 Giving Voice to the Voiceless grants announced

Projects that use music to benefit dementia patients, help Atlanta public school students express their identities and provide an outlet to combat name-based discrimination in science are just a few […]

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Grady College and SPIA graduate leaves transformational $1.5 million estate gift

The University of Georgia is honored to announce a generous gift of $1.5 million from the estate of the late Joshua W. Jones, a proud alumnus and distinguished professional in […]

Grady InternViews: Sydney Palmer

This is part of a series where we ask Grady College students to describe their internship experience.   Sydney Palmer is a fourth-year double dawg public relations and journalism student working […]

Kendall Kelly interviews a Cadet after completing their Battle March and Shoot training on Fort Knox, Ky., June 28, 2024.

Grady InternViews: Kendall Kelly

This is part of a series where we ask Grady College students to describe their internship experience.   Kendall Kelly is a fourth-year journalism student working with U.S. Army Cadet Command […]

Perspectives

“Strategic communication in health is a bridge connecting between the public and health, which reduces the information gap in a clear and easily understable way.”

Lanlan Zhang

2023 graduate of the SHRC program

Perspectives

“I chose to pursue the Strategic Health and Risk Communications certificate because I wanted to equip myself with the knowledge and skills to bridge the gap between complex health information and the general public.”

Michaela Gearty

(AB ’23)

Perspectives

“My grandparents lived in an assisted living facility, and during the pandemic, we were unable to spend quality time with them. I decided that becoming an event planner in a retirement community would be a fulfilling career for me. I received an email about the Health and Risk Communications certificate program and it seemed to be a perfect fit for my career goals!”

Caroline Kulp

(AB ’23)

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