Discussion Unit 2
Research and then reflect on current public health issues in the U.S. and globally. Think about the important aspects of communicating information to a target population. Select one of these events in either the U.S. or globally.
In your initial post:
1. Briefly introduce your selected health issue by stating what it is, where it is currently an issue, and why it is of public health significance.
2. Briefly state and justify the focus of your communication: A) Prevention B) Risk or C) Crisis.
3. Include three (3) things you would need to know before crafting this public message.
4. Identify your target audience.
5. Share which social media venue(s) you think would be most relevant for your messaging campaign and briefly justify your choice.
6. Include three (3) points you will share in your message.