This free virtual symposium will explore both the research behind health misinformation movements and provide practical and evidence-based solutions to support librarians, health educators, and direct care providers in combating the spread of all types of health misinformation. Topics may include the types of misinformation, history of health misinformation, tips to understand health research, combating social media spread, the effects of health misinformation on individuals and communities, and highlighting replicable programs that Network Members can implement to address health misinformation. This virtual symposium will feature sessions focused on data, public health, libraries, and general health misinformation.
By participating in this symposium, you are agreeing to the NNLM Code of Conduct
- Distinguish between the types of misinformation
- Describe current research regarding health misinformation
- Identify and implement resources and tools to combat health misinformation, resources and tools
- Explore programs, projects, and practices related to health misinformation in communities