All Posts Lab Matters General

New Lab Matters: Building trust in public health through communications

Cover of Lab Matters magazine masthead

In addition to their round-the-clock work on testing during the COVID-19 pandemic, public health laboratories quickly became a focal point for providing information. And as misinformation seemed to spread as quickly as the virus itself, APHL and laboratory staff found themselves in the role of “truth-tellers.” The new environment presented challenges, but also opportunities to make public health laboratories–and their stories–more visible to the public. In this issue’s feature article, we not only talk to laboratorians who were thrust into the spotlight, but also look at key components to thoughtful, grounded communications.

Also in this issue:

Read the full issue.

Subscribe and get Lab Matters delivered to your inbox, or read Lab Matters on your mobile device.

Leave a Comment

Subscribe to get updates delivered to your inbox.