Division/SIG/Affiliate/Committee Details - Association for Educational Communications and Technology
Education in Health Profession - (EDHP)
The vision of the Education in the Health Professions Special Interest Group (EDHP) of the Association for Educational Communications and Technology (AECT) is to help "ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all at all ages."1 To achieve our vision, EDHP seeks to advance the professional practice of healthcare professionals and instructional designers by fostering transdisciplinary2 collaboration and communications, promoting immersion and the sharing of ideas and resources, and by facilitating evidence-based education, training, and professional development of healthcare professionals and their clients.

EDHP Communications

We use several tools to facilitate communications across social media, including:
• The EDHP-SIG Website (http://edhp-sig.org/),
• EDHP-SIG Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/groups/566366347352079),
• EDHP-SIG Facebook group (https://www.facebook.com/groups/566366347352079),
• EDHP-SIG LinkedIn site (https://www.linkedin.com/company/education-in-the-healthproffesions-
special-interest-group/), and
• EDHP-SIG Listserv (EDHP@listserv.cc.ucf.edu).

FYI - You do not need to be a member of AECT to subscribe. Anyone interested in contributing to our vision and mission are welcome. To subscribe: Send email to EDHP@listserv.cc.ucf.edu with "subscribe EDHP" in the body of the message (subject line is irrelevant and can be left blank). The message should be sent from the email address that you want to subscribe.

1As stated in the third of 17 Sustainable Development Goals, endorsed by all members of the state of the United Nations
Primary Contact:
Okan Arslan
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