In collaboration with the Rollins School of Public Health and the CDC's Division of Global Health Protection, Emergency Response, and Recovery Branch, this course introduces basic concepts and principles of communicating during a global crisis or emergency. It explores why communication during an emergency is different and the importance of adapting emergency messages to the needs of affected populations. Through sample scenarios, you will get the opportunity to identify information needs and develop useful messages using six guiding principles to help you communicate effectively and promote behaviors that reduce health risks during an emergency.
Communicating During Global EmergenciesEmory University
About this Course
Emory University, located in Atlanta, Georgia, is one of the world's leading research universities. Its mission is to create, preserve, teach and apply knowledge in the service of humanity.
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TOP REVIEWS FROM COMMUNICATING DURING GLOBAL EMERGENCIES
Excellent course! But, the peer review assignment questions sometimes have to be made less ambiguous, clearer, and more specific.
This was a great course and I enjoyed all aspects of it. I found it very worthwhile, I learned a lot from this course.
Great content and presentations. Very useful information for anyone with crisis communication responsibilities.
Great insights and key learning on communication during global emergencies. The right message at the right time from the right person can save lives!
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