Coalition for Health Communication is an
inter-organizational task force whose mission is to
strengthen the identity and advance the field of health
communication. This organization grew out of the
recognition of the need for professionals and
practitioners to be more aware of each others'
contributions and to provide a focus for their
The organization seeks to promote the integrity of and advance the field of health communication while assuring a focus on communication in those efforts, and while recognizing that health communication research and practice are conducted across numerous disciplines.
The Coalition includes in its membership leadership from the:
Communicating Science, Health, Environment and Risk Division, Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication
The Coalition also includes membership from federal agencies including the:
Additional organizational alliances are expected as the Coalition continues its efforts.
Health Communication Division
International Communication Association
|Health Communication Division
National Communication Association
(Division website not available)
Communicating Science, Health, Environment and Risk Division
Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication
Health Communication Working Group
American Public Health Association