FluPortal.org, a CPB-funded portal for H1N1 information, is hosting a webinar on
Thursday, January 28
11am PT / 2pm ET
Click here to register
Please join us for the latest H1N1 developments and best practices regarding health crisis coverage by public media, both on-air and online.
Public media stations and programs, community information groups, and bloggers have all made use of FluPortal’s resources and tools. The site is paving the way for future public media responses to crises, both health-related and otherwise. Our blog is a great way to stay informed, with coverage ideas, web tools, and guest features from public media and public health professionals.
+ Josh Andrews, FluPortal team: What’s new on FluPortal.org
+ Joe Neel, NPR Health Editor: An update on swine flu in the US and upcoming NPR coverage plans
+ Lorna Benson, Minnesota Public Radio Healthcare Correspondent: A look at local and regional coverage of the pandemic
+ Andrew Wilson, Flu.gov former New Media Strategist: Using social media to get health crisis information to the public
+ Your questions and comments
The webinar is free of charge. Anyone working in public media, public health, or community outreach is invited to attend.
FluPortal is led by PRX in collaboration with NPR.
Questions? Ideas? Contact us.