About Us

Upstream is a blog, hosted by the Interdisciplinary Health Communication (IHC) program at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, with the goal of encouraging dialogue and debate on health communication.

The IHC program at UNC-CH fosters synergy among several disciplines including: media and journalism, public health, information and library science, and psychology. This makes the program a uniquely interdisciplinary place to conduct research and receive graduate training in health communication.

For more information on the IHC program at UNC-CH, please visit our Website: ihc.unc.edu.

Meet the Upstream Writers

Spring 2018

Crystal Bentley

Outreach Editor

Master of Public Health ’19 / Department of Health Behavior, Gillings School of Global Public Health

Josh Boegner

Social Media Editor

Master of Public Health ’18 / Department of Health Behavior, Gillings School of Global Public Health

Casey Evans

Technical Editor

Master of Public Health and Registered Dietitian ’18 | Department of Nutrition, Gillings School of Global Public Health

Laurie Hursting

Comments Manager

Master of  Media and Communication ’19 | Interdisciplinary Health Communication track, School of Media and Journalism

Matt Johnson

Guest Bloggers Editor

Master of Science ’18 / School of Information and Library Science

Madeline Kameny

Analytics Editor

Master of Public Health ’19 / Department of Health Behavior, Gillings School of Global Public Health

Hannah Tuttle

Analytics Editor

Master of Public Health ’18 | Department of Health Behavior, Gillings School of Global Public Health

 

Faculty Advisors:

Joan Cates

Seth Noar