Andre Blackman

Andre Blackman is an agent of change and innovation within the public health community. He is very passionate about the role of new media, mobile technology and other useful innovations as it relates to health communications and the improvement of public health in general.

Andre has been a featured speaker/commentator on a number of Public Health 2.0 related conversations around HIV/AIDS, mobile health, health disparities and new forms of health journalism. He has worked alongside organizations such as the Black AIDS Institute, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Dept. of Health and Human Services and the North Carolina Division of Public Health to educate and promote innovation around important health initiatives and opportunities.

You can find his thoughts on public health and innovation through his blog, Pulse + Signal and via Twitter as @mindofandre.