A Powerful Minute: Effective Videos

Content From: Miguel Gomez, Director, AIDS.gov, and Senior Communications Advisor, Office of HIV/AIDS and Infectious Disease Policy, U.S. Department of Health and Human ServicesPublished: May 02, 20141 min read


During our HIV.gov new media school session today, we discussed the effective use of video in public health communications and viewed a new video produced by the White House as part of the 1 is 2 Many campaign to end violence and sexual assault against women.

Our discussion ties back to yesterday's Black Voices blog post where Ken Williams shared how video has become an important tool in his work to communicate about his experiences as a person living with HIV.

To learn more, see our new media fact sheet on the use of online video sharing sites.