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Programs. New rev. ed.
Atlanta, GA: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, June, 1994.
Chapter 11, The Media.
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Empirical Evidence. Bethesda, MD: National Heart, Lung, and Blood
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Gaining Access to Media Resources, No. HTP-5, Holding Press Conferences,
No. HTP 13, Working with Media Gatekeepers, No. HTP-6, and Writing and
Sending Press Releases, No. HTP-4, Health Promotion Resource Center,
Stanford Center for Research in Disease Prevention, 1000 Welch Road, Palo
Alto, CA 94304-1885, 415-723-0003. (fees)
Hartman, NS. The Media and You, A Basic Survival Guide. National Public
Health Information Coalition. Available from Jim McVay, Director, Health
Promotion and Information, 434 Monroe Street, Montgomery, AL 36130-3017.
National AIDS Information and Education Program. HIV/AIDS Managing Issues,
July 1994, Atlanta, GA: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
National AIDS Information and Education Program. HIV/AIDS Media Relations.
MS-F 59, Atlanta, GA: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, July
National Institutes of Health. Making Health Communication Programs Work,
A Planner's Guide. Washington, DC: U.S. Department of Health and Human
Services, April 1992.
New York State Healthy Heart Program, New York State Department of Health.
How to Conduct Special Events. January 1993, Albany, NY.
Roper, W. Health Communication Takes on New Perspectives at CDC. Public
Health Reports 1993;108(2):179-183.
The Roper Center for Public Opinion Research. The Roper Center collects
and stores public opinion data (e.g., knowledge, attitudes, and some
behaviors or behavioral intentions) collected by a number of survey
organizations. Contact: 203-486-4440; PO Box 440, Storrs, CT 06268.
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|American Social Health Association
|National Association of People With AIDS
1413 K Street, N.W., 10th Floor
Washington, DC 20005
|The Condom Resource Center
Look for media resource guides in your public library, including:
Broadcasting Cable Sourcebook
Ayer's and Bacon's Directories
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