ISNTD FESTIVAL

2018

WORKSHOPS

ISNTD Festival is delighted to propose a wide and varied scope of detailed and hands on Workshops throughout the day (please return to this page regularly as this list is being added to).

Mobile Gaming (Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine)

 

 

"A Game Changer for Public Health Promotion)"

The workshop will demonstrate the use of mobile gaming as a two-way method of health communication.

 

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The Role of Comedy in Public Health Messaging (Rachel Cole-Wilkin)

 

"NTDs are no Joke (but let’s start there anyway!)"

How do you engage people with hard-to-talk-about subject in a memorable way that will keep people talking about it long after your first conversation?

 

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Theatre: a Compelling Tool for Complex Global Health & Behavioural Interventions (Acting for Health)

 

How can theatre and acting skills drive collaboration between patients & their communities, accelerate behaviour change messaging and help healthcare professionals improve their communication of complex healthcare messages?

 

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Interested in holding your own workshop?

Please get in touch to discuss speaking slots, panel, workshops and costs as well as any submissions for the showcase - Kaman Rafiq krafiq@isntd.org or Marianne Comparet comparetm@isntd.org

Writing for impact (Zoe Mullan, The Lancet Global Health)

 

What is the best way to write about scientific research to maximise impact and reach? Zoë Mullan, Editor-in-Chief of the open access journal, The Lancet Global Health, offers a session of advice on writing skills and on how to capture the interest of leading journals.

 

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Story shifter, big data and story telling for the social good (Lisa Russell, Film Director)

 

 

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Communicating science & research: from facts to emotion (Jamie Guth, Global Health & Communications consultant)

 

What is the best way to write about scientific research to maximise impact and reach? Zoë Mullan, Editor-in-Chief of the open access journal, The Lancet Global Health, offers a session of advice on writing skills and on how to capture the interest of leading journals.

 

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Open science techniques for resilient and autonomous ecosystems of care (Anique Yael Vered, Research Coordinator, Edgeryders)

 

This workshop explores community-driven models to address social and health care, as developed under the OPENCARE project developed by Edgeryders.  

 

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