Webinar, Oct. 17: 'Exploring principles and practices for ethical science communication within community engagement'

WEBINAR - National Academies
Exploring Principles and Practices for Ethical Science Communication within Community Engagement
Oct 17, 2023 - 10:30AM-12:30PM CT

Community engagement is an important context for effectively communicating about health and science. The Standing Committee on Advancing Science Communication is hosting a public webinar to share insights from research, practice, and community experts on principles and practices for ethical science communication when engaging communities.

Featured discussions will address:
• What are principles and core elements of ethical and effective science communication and engagement in the context of community engagement?
• What are the broader contexts and factors that shape community-engaged science communication?
• What do we mean by trust and trustworthiness, and what are practices for earning trust and ensuring mutual benefit?
• What are important ethical issues to consider in this work?
The webinar will also include a time of audience Q&A.

Confirmed panelists:
• Holley Wilkin, Georgia State University
• Julie Lucero, University of Utah
• Gary Ferguson, Washington State University
• Bobby Wilson, Metro Atlanta Urban Farm