Monday, December 1, 2014
(Story courtesy of UM School of Communication)
The Center for Communication, Culture and Change has named Alberto Cairo as Knight Chair in Visual Journalism at the School of Communication.
Cairo will bring his internationally-recognized expertise in multimedia data visualization to Center-related projects including interdisciplinary cancer communication initiatives. A potential project on the horizon for the new Knight Chair includes working on a website that would provide cancer patients with the information that they need about clinical trial participation and whether or not it is useful. This site would use infographics and interactivity to effectively communicate pertinent information. Read more.