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Reading: Health Communication

by on January 23, 2015

health-commHealth Communication: From theory to practice
Schiavo, Renata. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass, 2014.

In its second edition, this book emphasizes the importance of a people-centered and participatory approach to health communication interventions, linking health with related social, political, and environmental issues. Topics explored include: theoretical models and case studies on health equity, urban health, emergency and risk communication, strategic partnerships in health communication, policy communication and public advocacy, cultural competence, health literacy, and the evaluation of health communication interventions.

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