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¿Cómo usar los nuevos medios de comunicación para promover el Día Latino para la Concientización del SIDA?

New Media | October 14, 2008 Read the full post

Mañana es el Día Latino para la Concientización del SIDA (NLAAD, por sus siglas en inglés). Según datos recientes del CDC, los latinos representan sólo el 15% del total de la población de Estados Unidos, pero son el 18% de…

Communities of Color and New Media Use: Part II

New Media | October 7, 2008 Read the full post

As we mentioned in our last post, after attending The United States Conference on AIDS we wanted to get a clearer understanding of internet and new media use among communities of color. To learn more we hosted a webinar, “Underserved…

Catching up with Communities of Color: Online and New Media Use

New Media | September 30, 2008 Read the full post
Fard Johnmar

In our last post on the United States Conference on AIDS , we talked about a number of programs that are using new media to reach minority communities with HIV/AIDS information and resources. At the conference we heard about HIV/AIDS…

Looking Back, Moving Forward

New Media | September 23, 2008 Read the full post

Last week we attended the United States Conference on AIDS (USCA), sponsored by the National Minority AIDS Council (NMAC). USCA is the largest AIDS-related gathering in the U.S. Three-thousand people came together to share information, create new networks, and learn…

“A Picture is Worth A Thousand Words”– How to Increase Involvement in World AIDS Day 2008

New Media | September 16, 2008 Read the full post

“A picture is worth a thousand words” and today we will be talking about two different powerful pictures that relate to World AIDS Day–one which involves data, and the other which involves you. Picture # 1: The Trend The picture…

The Health Blogosphere

New Media | September 9, 2008 Read the full post
Secretary Mike Leavitt

As the summer comes to an end, we want to share information about an event which took place this summer and reinforced the importance of using new media tools in public health. In July, the Kaiser Family Foundation (KFF) sponsored…

Using Twitter in Response to HIV/AIDS: The Hot New Tool (Today?)

New Media | September 2, 2008 Read the full post
Map of Hurricane Gustav

We’ve been hearing a lot about Twitter lately. At Texting4Health , Podcamp, and on NPR , people have been talking about Twitter as the "hot/new" tool to help you communicate fast and effectively. Just this last weekend, NPR’s Andy Carvin…

Share, Listen, and Learn

New Media | August 26, 2008 Read the full post

Last week, the New Media Expo took place in Las Vegas, Nevada. The Expo brought together 2,000 attendees, including individual media makers, companies, schools, and organizations wanting to learn how to create audio and video content that will educate, inform,…