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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“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.”
2023 graduate of the SHRC program
“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.”
“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!”
Gain expertise in strategic health and risk communication, and expand your career opportunities in this fast-growing area.