Centers for Public Health Education and Outreach

Emergency Readiness Rounds

Risk Communication: Public Engagement in Public Health Practice


THIS COURSE WILL BE RETIRED ON JUNE 30, 2016 and will no longer be available on this website.
0.15 CEU (90 minutes or 1.5 Contact Hour)
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This online training module is eligible for 2 CPH recertification credits.

Originally recorded on January 17, 2007
Learning Objectives- Upon successful completion of this training, participants will be able to:
1. Apply risk communication as an active component of risk analysis
2. Integrate basic practices of risk communication into daily life and career

This course contributes to the following Public Health Preparedness Competencies and PHEP Capabilities:
2.0 Communicate and Manage Information
2.2 Use principles of crisis and risk communication.

4. Emergency Public Information and Warning

This product was developed by the University of Minnesota Center for Public Health Preparedness (UMNCPHP), supported in part through a grant from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Current support is provided by the University of Minnesota: Simulations, Exercises and Effective Education Preparedness and Emergency Response Learning Center (U-SEEE PERL), which is funded in part through Grant/Cooperative Agreement Number 1U90TP000418 from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Principal Investigator: Debra Olson.

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