Impact grant helps create community forums on health

Erik NisbetErik Nisbet, assistant professor, communication, was awarded a $45,000 2013 Engagement Impact Grant from the Office of Outreach and Engagement for his project, Health Science Frontiers: Advancing Public Engagement. Nesbit’s project addresses community needs around health science literacy by hosting up to eight televised public engagement forums in the WOSU@COSI studio beginning fall 2013 and continuing through spring 2015.

Partners with Nisbet on this project include the College of Medicine; the Research Institute at Nationwide Children’s Hospital; WOSU@COSI/WOSU Public Media; and COSI (Center for Science and Industry). 

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