- Tribal-Univ. Partnership
- Educational Resources
- Support Cores
NIEHS-funded Centers leverage social media platforms to promote research and activities, expand networks and partnerships, improve relationships with stakeholders, and foster community engagement.
Our Center has a focus on building capacity for effective on-line multi-directional communication. We present on communication strategies at conferences with stakeholders, oversea a Science Communicators network at OSU, and train grad students.
Below is an extensive list of resources. Feel free to contact us if you have worthwhile resources to add or questions.
Why Social Media?
Social media includes web-based and mobile technologies used to turn communication into interactive dialogue. (Wikipedia)
Google Hangout with Scientists using Social media on "The Science of Science Communication in Social Media" (12-17-13)
Social Media Planning
Background and Misc. Resources
Digital Storytelling Examples
Mobile Tech and App Examples/Articles
Tweeting at Conferences
Training Opportunities and Resources
Multimedia & Data Visualization
Science & Health Communication
Assessment and Evaluation
National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. (2012). Partnerships for Environmental Public Health Evaluation Metrics Manual. NIH Publication No. 12-7825. [Metrics are included for web and social media]