Sound information is nowadays a materiality capable of propagate studies and researches carried out in different fields of knowledge. From that comprehension the Extension Project “Megaphone: loud and clear health” was structured, a partnership between the undergraduate Journalism course and Masters in Health Promotion, developed in the University Center Cesumar (UniCesumar). Focusing on the concern about communicating science with social commitment, radio products specially related with health promotion were elaborated and broadcasted by Unicesumar University Radio (RUC FM 94,3). The result was an enhancement in the capacity of the involved students to elaborate scientific dissemination and the group contribution to the accomplishment by the radio broadcaster of its main objective, the dissemination of the information with focus on the cultural upgrading of the population from the North-Western region of the state of Paraná.      
 

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Promoting health through radio waves
A proposal for an interdisciplinary practice by the Project "Megaphone"

Ana Paula Machado Velho   University Center Cesumar

Vinícius Durval Dorne   Centro Universitário Cesumar

Sound information is nowadays a materiality capable of propagate studies and researches carried out in different fields of knowledge. From that comprehension the Extension Project “Megaphone: loud and clear health” was structured, a partnership between the undergraduate Journalism course and Masters in Health Promotion, developed in the University Center Cesumar (UniCesumar). Focusing on the concern about communicating science with social commitment, radio products specially related with health promotion were elaborated and broadcasted by Unicesumar University Radio (RUC FM 94,3). The result was an enhancement in the capacity of the involved students to elaborate scientific dissemination and the group contribution to the accomplishment by the radio broadcaster of its main objective, the dissemination of the information with focus on the cultural upgrading of the population from the North-Western region of the state of Paraná.      
 

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