Communicating Your Science
Monday, April 3, 2017
1:00 PM-6:00 PM
Jointly sponsored by the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences and Professional Studies in the College of Medicine and the School of Biomedical Engineering, Science and Health Systems.
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This workshop will address best practices for speaking with government officials, the public, the press, and the effective use of social media. All guests will assemble after the small group workshops for an improvisational theater exercise with a goal to help develop and practice skills of effective communication. The event will conclude with a networking reception.
Seating is limited.
Schedule of Events
12:30 – 1 p.m. Registration
1 p.m. Welcome
1 – 3 p.m.
Tools for Effective Communication with the Public and the Media
Lauren Ingeno, Drexel News office University Communication
Communicating Through Social Media
Nathan Fried, PhD, Postdoctoral IRACDA K12 Penn-PORT Fellow, University of Pennsylvania www.neuronate.com
Michael Heintz, Director of Advocacy, Outreach and Training, Society for Neuroscience, Washington, D.C.
3–3:30 p.m. Coffee Break/Networking with Speakers
3:30 – 5 p.m. All Students/Workshop: Improvisational Theater, with Bobbi Block
5 – 6 p.m. Reception and Networking
Please visit www.eventbrite.com/e/professional-career-development-event-science-advocacy-tickets-31072874805 for more information.