09/29 Best Practices in Public Health Communication to Promote Equity and Inclusion

This webinar will use didactic and workshop techniques to inform participants of best practices in public health communication to promote equity and inclusion.  An overview of health literacy will be discussed, as well as how it connects to health equity.  We will also speak about health literacy efforts in our community, and review how health literacy can be improved using digital literacy, cross-cultural communication, and non-biased language.

Learning Objectives

After completing this recording, you will be able to

  • Describe the landscape of health literacy and choose inclusive language
  • Develop public health messaging that incorporates numerous aspects of literacy that impacts health
  • Identify communication strategies to promote the use of inclusive and non-stigmatizing language as part of public health communication