Posts Tagged ‘media relations

Crisis Communications – The Duke Hospital Transplant Mismatch

I have written a chapter on crisis communications in a new textbook – Health Industry Communication: New Media, New Methods, New Message (Nancy J. Hicks & Christina Nicols, Jones & Bartlett Learning, 2011).  My co-author is Richard A. Puff. The book was released in August 2011. “Crisis Communications in the Health Sector” covers health crises, how […]

health sciences communications, media relations, medical communications, publications, social media

Koop – a communications innovator at 95 – says stay vigilant on AIDS

C. Everett Koop, one of our time’s greatest communications innovators, is getting frail at 95. But in this Washington Post story on his latest talk at the National Press Club, he says to never, never, never give up. That is what a great communicator does. He is one for the ages. I was fortunate to […]

health sciences communications, media relations, medical communications

Harvey Phillips: A Great Musician and Innovator

Tribute to Harvey Phillips Harvey just died last month in Bloomington at his home – TubaRanch. A great musician who taught at IU School of Music for years and knew public relations and what it could do better than anyone I’ve known. He knew how to create a hook and get media coverage. Big coverage […]

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