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Center for Health and Risk Communication

MISSION

We are an academic research unit of the University of Maryland committed to advancing interdisciplinary research and theory in health and risk communication; providing communication-based education and training related to health promotion, risk reduction, and resilience; promoting collaboration and dialogue among government, academia, and industry; and improving health and risk communication to inform and empower communities and individuals.

SPOTLIGHT

Dr. Gary Kreps

CHRC is pleased to announce our spring 2015 Distinguished Speaker - Dr. Gary Kreps from George Mason University. Click here for more information about his public speaking event.

NEWS & EVENTS

CHRC is pleased to announce our spring 2015 Distinguished Speaker - Dr. Gary Kreps from George Mason University. [ > ]

CHRC is pleased to launch the Distinguished Speaker Series. Our inaugural speaker is Dr. Joseph Cappella, University of Pennsylvania. Click here to watch Dr. Cappella’s presentation. [ > ]

CHRC welcomes new graduate students and faculty who do health communication research. Their interests in health communication range from media effects, social norms, to the dynamics of persuasion. [ > ]