New media and health reporting

As part of my lecture series for mid-career journalists at the Sri Lanka College of Journalism (SLCJ), I held a class today on leveraging new and social media for journalists specialising in health reporting.

For other lectures to SLCJ dealing with new media, click here.

In the course of my research for the lecture, I encountered Moca, an open source tool free to download and use that looks extremely interesting. Leveraging cutting-edge mobile technology, the platform is already being used in Mexico and showcases just how far mobiles have come as platforms enabling remote healthcare.

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