Social Media for IVP Series: Webinar 2 — Getting Started with Social Media for IVP

Social Media for IVP Series: Webinar 2 -- Getting Started with Social Media for IVP

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Safe States Alliance
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Safe States and CDC are excited to offer a new webinar series on social media for injury and violence prevention (IVP). No matter your level of experience in social media, you will find something useful for learning how it can help in your IVP efforts. Each session covers a different aspect of using social media as an IVP professional and allow time for Q&A with presenters. Additionally, there will be practical, hands-on tasks that participants can complete to apply the knowledge and skills they gain during each webinar.

This is the second webinar in the series.
Webinar 2: Getting Started with Social Media for IVP
In the second webinar of the series, we discussed choosing the right social media platform for your needs, developing your own goals and strategies, listening to online conversations, searching for topics, finding experts and partners, and other best practices to begin examining your role in social media

Other webinars in the series are:
Webinar 1: Why Social Media for IVP
Webinar 3: Social Media Engagement and Content Development for IVP
Webinar 4: Social Media Measurement, Analysis, and Next Steps for IVP

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Topics: Cross-Cutting
  • Communications/Informatics
Core Competencies: Public Health
  • Communication Skills
Core Competencies: Injury & Violence Prevention
  • 6. Ability to DISSEMINATE INFORMATION related to injury and/or violence prevention to the community, other professionals, key policy makers and leaders through diverse communication networks
  • 7. Ability to STIMULATE CHANGE related to injury and/or violence prevention through policy, enforcement, advocacy and education
CHES Areas of Responsibility
  • Area VII: Communicate, Promote, and Advocate for Health, Health Education/Promotion, and the Profession
CPH Core Areas
  • Environmental Health Sciences
CPH Cross-Cutting Areas
  • Communication and Informatics
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