Skip to section navigation

Capabilities in Health Communication and Training

Capabilities

Effective health communication and training are essential to preparing medical professionals and the public to better understand health challenges, such as cancer, heart disease and diabetes, as well as new infectious disease threats.

The Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (ORISE) addresses these challenges by developing practical and innovative tools that help government agencies and organizations educate the public, train health care workers and facilitate effective health communication at all levels.

ORISE’s health communication and technical training capabilities include:

Public Health Preparedness

Public Health Preparedness

ORISE assists agencies and communities in preparing for public health crises and emergencies.

Research and Evaluation

Research and Evaluation

ORISE builds effective health communication programs based on thorough data collection, research and evaluation.

Health Communication

Public Health Communication

ORISE helps identify the health messages that will motivate people to change their behavior and improve their well-being.

Training and Education

Training and Education

ORISE specializes in developing Web-based and traditional classroom training and education programs designed to address the most pertinent public health topics.

Multimedia Applications

Multimedia Applications

ORISE helps create interactive, computer-based training programs, from Webcasts to simulations and animations.

Health Promotion and Outreach

Health Promotion and Outreach

ORISE develops outreach programs, resources and products for special populations that require specific health information.