The Complete List of Observances for Public Health Communication and Marketing: A Tool for Promoting Health Messages
Observances present a powerful tool for social marketing, health education, health promotion, and health marketing. Health awareness and action days, weeks, and months provide designated periods of time for helping to raise awareness of, mobilize resources for, and celebrate advancements in addressing important public health topics and issues.
Let’s Talk Public Health is working to create a world where everyone understands what public health is and why it matters. Creating and selling public health-related merchandise is one way that we do this. (Learn about the other ways here).
US Digital Media Consumption in 2022: Key Health Communication and Marketing Takeaways
Digital media consumption changed during the COVID-19 pandemic. The average daily time spent with digital media in the U.S. is expected to increase in 2022.
Cultural and linguistic competence in health communication is a must. Public health professionals must ensure that the health information, advice and guidance we provide recognizes and accounts for diversity in culture and language within target audiences. This is true when engaging with communities, cross-sector partners, and fellow professionals.
The Let’s Talk Public Health #HealthComm Toolbox provides free tools and resources for public health students, professionals, organizations, and brands to strategically plan and implement health communication.