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Northwest Center for Public Health Practice

Public Health Training, Research, and Evaluation for the Northwest

Next Hot Topics Webinar: Health Data Visualizations

November 4, 2019
A chart formed from a rainbow of colored pencils

In the November session of Hot Topics in Practice, two communication specialists share their strategies and inspiration for using data to tell compelling public health stories.

Communicating about data is a core public health skill that must be updated and practiced as technology changes. In the November session of Hot Topics in Practice, two communication specialists share their strategies and inspiration for using data to tell compelling public health stories.

This one-hour webinar will review the important steps for getting started, like understanding the audience and messaging goals, choosing an appropriate visualization format, and applying sound principles of graphic design. The presentation will help program managers and other leaders use science and art to turn a mountain of data points into engaging presentations and visualizations for effectively reaching key audiences.

Register today to learn tools for building persuasive data visualizations that compel others to act.

Visually Communicating Public Health Data

Date: November 21, 2019, noon to 1:00 p.m. (PT)

Intended Audiences

Local, state, and tribal public health professionals; communication specialists; epidemiologists

Presenters

Niquette Kelcher, Visual Communications Director, Washington State Department of Enterprise Services

Vonda Witley, Information Design Specialist, Washington State Department of Health  
 

About Hot Topics in Practice

Hot Topics in Practice is a monthly webinar forum to discuss issues affecting public health practice.