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Advancing Collaborative Communication for Safer and Healthier Teams

Joint Online Seminar by Department of English and Communication and International Research Centre for the Advancement of Health Communication Date: 26 May 2022 Time: 9-10 am (UTC+8) Summary Please join us for this interactive workshop which will explore how leaders, clinicians, faculty and researchers can advance collaborative communication and support safer and healthier teams. Competency-based […]

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Cancer patients’ perspective of their nurse-patient communication in a busy hospital ward

Joint Online Seminar by Department of English and Communication and International Research Centre for the Advancement of Health Communication Dr E. Angela Chan School of Nursing, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University Summary Background: Effective communication to address the psychosocial needs of patients is known to be of particular importance in cancer care. However, the clinical […]

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Building Resilience and Wellbeing in clinicians who work in high-stress environments

A joint online seminar by the International Research Centre for the Advancement of Health Communication (IRCAHC) and Mental Health Research Centre (MHRC), The Hong Kong Polytechnic University. Dr Tarli Young School of Psychology, The University of Queensland, Australia In this seminar, Dr Tarli Young discussed evidence-based approaches to building resilience and wellbeing in high-stress environments. […]

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Current Trends in Health Communication: The Arrival of the Third Edition of the Routledge Handbook of Health Communication

Joint Online Seminar by Department of English and Communication and International Research Centre for the Advancement of Health Communication (IRCAHC) Date: 15 October 2021 Time: 10-11am (UTC+8) Abstract The area of study that we call health communication has evolved incredibly in the last 50 years. The first journal in the field, Health Communication, began publication […]

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Distinguished Lectures in Humanities: The Theory and Practice of Narrative Health Message Design

Speaker: Prof Michael HECHT Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Communication Arts and Sciences, Pennsylvania State University & President, REAL Prevention, LLC Date : 18 October 2021Time: 9:00am to 10:30am (UTC+8) For more information, please visit HKPolyU, Faculty of Humanities webpage. Abstract Narrative messages have emerged as a popular and effective health message strategy for number of […]

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COVID-19 Webinar Series – Older Adults in the COVID-19 Pandemic

COVID-19 Webinar Series – Older Adults in the COVID-19 Pandemic Organised by the Policy Research @ HKIAPS, Hong Kong Institute of Asia-Pacific Studies, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK). Introduction While everyone is susceptible to COVID-19, people aged 60 years or over are considered to be one of the most at-risk groups during this […]