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ACHC symposium on ‘Tailoring for Health’ on 24 November

On Friday November 24th 2017, The Amsterdam Center for Health Communication – together with the RPA Personalized Communication and NeFCA – will organize a symposium, entitled “Tailoring for health: from theoretical idea to practical intervention”. The symposium starts at 12:00 and will end at 18:00 and attendance is free of charge. The symposium will have a mix of speakers from science and practice, including Prof. Dr. Hans Brug and Prof. Dr. Hein de Vries, who were among the first to study tailoring effects in the Netherlands. The symposium will cover such topics as the why, what, and how of tailoring, new tailoring strategies, the public health impact of tailoring, the implementation of tailoring strategies in practice, and the technical background of tailoring. The symposium will close with a keynote lecture from Professor Mia Lustria (Florida State University), entitled ‘Re-Envisioning Tailoring: New Directions for Designing and Evaluating Tailored Interventions’.

The full programma can be found here.

ACHC Symposium on “Mobile Health”

On 18 April 2017, together with the RPA Personalised Communication and NeFCA, the Amsterdam Center for Health Communication (ACHC) is organizing a symposium titled “Mobile Health: Challenges and opportunities to promote healthy behaviors with technology”. The University of Amsterdam will be hosting this event (at Roeterseiland C-building, room C10.20). Entrance to the symposium is free. The symposium will be in Dutch and you may register through this link.

We hope to see you there!

Click on this link for the program: achc-symposium-on-mobile-health