Department of health education and communication was established in 2008. In the aspect of teaching, the Department is mainly responsible for major of health education and communicaiton, preventive medicine, medical insurance, health law teaching task. The courses include: epidemiology, health promotion planning, health behavior, introduction to journalism, health communication, newspaper editing, photography, and art, professional writing in scientific research, etc.; the research mainly involves: cardiovascular disease epidemiology, health status and health related behavior research, community health communication and health management, health education research.
The Department has a total of 4 people, including 1 associate professor, 2 lecturers and 1 laboratory technician. There are two people with doctor's degree and 1 people with master's degree.