Assistant Director's Office / Special Advisor for Social and Media Communication

Training in Risk Communication Workshop

( Bogota, Colombia, 22 - 23 October 2008 )

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Cordinatores

  • Bryna Brennan, Special Advisor, Social and Media Communication (PAHO)
  • Vilma Gutiérrez, Communicator Specialist in Public Health (PAHO)

Instructors

  • Gustavo Delgado, Communicator Specialist in Public Health (PAHO)
  • Vilma Gutiérrez, Communicator Specialist in Public Health (PAHO)
  • Carlos Pérez, Communicator Specialist in Public Health (PAHO - Colombia)
  • Paola Caycedo, National Institute of Health, Colombia

Goals

  • Develop in the participants skills in risk communication for the preparation of a National Strategy of Risk Communication with the support of a road map that defines the steps to follow, which includes a plan of operation with planned, concrete and validated actions (simulations) in order to cope immediately with an emergency of public health, taking as reference PAHO's verification checklist.
 

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