The Academic Health Center Office of Communications provides strategic communications, partnering with units in the Academic Health Center to promote and enhance the reputation of the University of Minnesota’s medical and health sciences.
We offer the following capabilities to units in the Academic Health Center:
- Creative Agency
coordinates graphic standards and produces marketing materials for partners, with services including graphic design and video production
- Public Relations
highlights research, education, and patient care accomplishments through media relations, strategic planning, video, and digital content; partners with AHC units to promote their research
works with units to create and revise websites; provides strategic direction, consultation, standards, training, and other support for the web, email, and other online/digital vehicles
- Public and Community Affairs
plans, coordinates, and implements programs, events, and activities to engage both internal and external stakeholders; partners with Government and Community Relations to advance the AHC's interests in Saint Paul and Washington, D.C.
- Medical School communications