Congress Is Demanding Answers About Why Federal Grants Are Given To Harassers In Science https://www.buzzfeed.com/azeenghorayshi/lamar-smith-investigates-sexual-harassment?utm_term=.eu41QvX9m#.xka3YGLrb (text below copied directly from link above. follow link to read full text. The text in bold is because BeCHANGE wants you to notice it. ) “On Thursday, the House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology asked the US Government[…]
BeCHANGE researchers say KUDOS! to the Dutch Science Academy Text below is copied from: http://www.sciencemag.org/news/2018/01/make-replication-studies-normal-and-essential-part-science-dutch-science-academy-says. For full text, go to the webpage “Make replication studies ‘a normal and essential part of science,’ Dutch science academy says By Matt WarrenJan. 16, 2018 , 6:30 AM Scientists, universities, funding agencies, and journals alike should be doing much more[…]
This is about the future: copied from https://www.nytimes.com/2018/01/15/business/dealbook/blackrock-laurence-fink-letter.html “Laurence D. Fink, founder and chief executive of the investment firm BlackRock, is going to inform business leaders that their companies need to do more than make profits — they need to contribute to society as well if they want to receive the support of BlackRock. Mr.[…]
On the 6th of November 2017, the newly appointed Coordinator of the Communication Science Doctoral College, Prof. Suggs addressed graduates, staff, family members and community members in a speech to the outgoing doctoral students. You can read the speech here: here.
BeCHANGE doctoral student, Ms. Nathaly Aya Pastrana, won the best student paper award at the World Social Marketing Conference 2017. Held this May in Washington DC, the WSMC brought together approximately 550 academics, practitioners, and policy-makers for mutual learning about social change. Ms. Aya Pastrana had 3 presentations at WSMC17 (2 academic research and 1[…]
Ms. Nathaly Aya Pastrana, Ph.D. student of Social Marketing, joined the Center for Excellence in Chronic Diseases (CRONICAS) at Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia located in Lima, Peru, to conduct qualitative research for the COHESION Project and for her Ph.D. dissertation. Nathaly is working with the COHESION project team in Lima doing field research about community[…]
Professor Suggs will lead a discussion on “Communication in healthcare: On-going lessons from the ICT revolution” at the APAC Forum in Sydney Australia, Sept 12-14. She will be joined by: Jerrill Rechter, CEO of VicHealth, Julie Leasks, Associate Professor, School of Public Health, University of Sydney Prof. Jaime Miranda, Director of CRONICAS Centre of Excellence[…]
Course taught by Professor Suggs in the SSPH+ Summer School in Public Health Policy, Economics and Management. Lugano Switzerland, 1-3 September 2016
Says report calling for more effective Health Communication. Communicating Complex Health Messages (CCHM) was pinpointed as an area of research by WISH at a timely and crucial crossroads in health care and communication – the rate at which we can access and spread information is increasing, our trust in sources is decreasing, competing views are[…]
In a highly competitive selection process, Ms. Natalie Rangelov has been awarded an internship at the World Health Organization Copenhagen office. As part of her research for her doctorate in Social Marketing, Natalie will go to WHO to learn about obesity prevention at a global level. Congratulations, Natalie!