HLT665 Public Health Practicum Week 1 Discussion DQ1 An important competency in public health, according to the Association of Schools and Programs in Public Health (ASPPH) is health communication. Define health communication and provide an example of how it is used in public health. Explain how the community influences public health. DQ2 Briefly describe your practicum work. What methods does your practicum site apply to communicate health information to the public? How have you applied this competency in your practicum work? No research citations are required for this discussion question. Purchase this Tutorial.