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Lessons learned: Social norms influence technology adoption among elderly people

You’re reading Lessons Learned, which distills practical takeaways from standout campaigns and peer-reviewed research in health and science communication. Want more Lessons Learned? Subscribe to our Call to Action newsletter. Using digital health technologies can help elderly individuals to access their appointments and manage chronic conditions, improving their overall healthcare experience. In spite of this, digital … Continue reading “Lessons learned: Social norms influence technology adoption among elderly people”

On learning practical health communication skills from Andy Burness – an interview with Kendra Sterneck

In fall 2023, the Center for Health Communication at Harvard Chan School launched a new 2.5-credit course called SBS 285 | Practical Communication Strategies and Tactics for Influencing a Healthier World, taught by communications pro Andy Burness. We caught up with SBS 285 student Kendra Sterneck, who is completing her Master’s in Public Health in … Continue reading “On learning practical health communication skills from Andy Burness – an interview with Kendra Sterneck”