The National Public Health Information Coalition (NPHIC) announced that the EnviroMedia Social Marketing has been recognized with three gold awards and one silver award in a 2015 national competition honoring excellence in public health communication.
“We are extremely proud that the premier nationwide voice of public health communication has recognized our work,” said Kevin Tuerff, president of EnviroMedia. “After all, public health is all about preventing illness and injury, and that means educating people to help them understand and reduce their individual health risks.”
Working for Texas Health and Human Service agencies, EnviroMedia won the following award(s):
NPHIC is the leading national organization for public health communication professionals. NPHIC’s ranks include public information officers, risk communicators and health educators at state, tribal and local health departments across the country. As the recognized voice of public health communication, NPHIC’s award program offers gold, silver and bronze awards in 17 public health communication categories. “As a recipient of a NPHIC award, your company has been designated by an independent panel of judges at the Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication as among the year’s best in public health communication,” stated NPHIC President William Furney. “Congratulations on helping NPHIC pursue our mission to ‘make public health public.’” Grady College, at the University of Georgia, also judges the prestigious Peabody Awards.