Risk Communication

Links to a range of documents related to communication and risk communication.

  • A Primer on Health Risk Communication
    The purpose of this Primer is to provide a framework of principles and approaches for the communications of health risk information to diverse audiences. It is intended for ATSDR staff and personnel from other government agencies and private organizations who must respond to public concerns about exposure to hazardous substances in the environment.
  • CDC’s Crisis and Emergency Risk Communication Online Course
    This online Crisis and Emergency Risk Communication course will stress the fundamentals of CDC’s Crisis & Emergency Risk Communication (CERC). The course has been designed to serve those who will perform crisis and risk communication and media relations in the event of a public health emergency.
Page last reviewed: February 8, 2016