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Communication Processes to Address Public Health Crises: A Cognitive Approach

  • Presentation
  • 24. June
  • 17:00 - 17:45 o'clock (CET)
  • | Online
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  • Prof. Dr. Kirk St.Amant

    Prof. Dr. Kirk St.Amant

    • Louisiana Tech University

Takeaways

A problem during and after pandemics is preserving safety while maintaining interpersonal engagement. This presentation will discuss how an understanding of mental models can help to create instructional and informational materials to address such challenges. The presenter will also explain how such approaches can contribute value to organizations and enhance usability and product development processes associated public health.

Speaker

Prof. Dr. Kirk St.Amant

Prof. Dr. Kirk St.Amant

  • Louisiana Tech University
Biography

Kirk St.Amant is a Professor and Eunice C. Williamson Endowed Chair in Technical Communication at Louisiana Tech University. He is also the Director of the University’s Usability Studies Research Center and its Center for Health and Medical Communication.