Latest Health Communication Stories

2013-09-10 23:21:47

Voxiva, Inc., a pioneer in interactive mobile health and wellness programs, announces the recent addition of Paul Argay to the newly-created position of Chief Marketing Officer. Washington,

2013-08-30 23:01:17

The National Association of Chronic Disease Directors and Bioscape Digital turned heads with digital poster at the National Conference on Health Communications, Marketing and Media.

2013-07-22 23:16:16

The contest, a national competition to reward innovators in health literacy, seeks the nation's best health literacy practices in print, in practice, and in the media. Bethesda,

2013-07-18 23:00:20

Healthcare Georgia Foundation will fund an annual lectureship focusing on health equity and disparities at Georgia State University’s School of Public Health in honor of Marshall Kreuter and

2013-06-28 23:20:57

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) have jointly launched the International Research Centre for Communication in Healthcare (ICCH) with the University of Technology Sydney (UTS) last

2013-06-17 23:04:26

The Harris Family Center for Disability and Health Policy (HFCDHP) at Western University of Health Sciences has been awarded the sole contract statewide to analyze, revise and develop new materials

Word of the Day
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.