The European co-funded project HeaRT aimed to develop vocational training on health reporting for journalists.

HeaRT was a 2-year Leonardo da Vinci, Grundvig and Dissemination project co-funded by the Education, Audiovisual and Culture Executive Agency. The project was launched
in November 2010 and completed in October 2012.

HeaRT identified health journalism education opportunities around Europe, reviewed existing literature and knowledge, conducted original research among journalists and developed educational tools on health reporting.
The project's final outcomes include:

✓ Electronic platform with available educational courses on health journalism in Europe (with links and useful information on each course) Click here >>
✓ Training methodology, curriculum and materials that combine expertise from both health and journalism Click here >>
✓ Seminars for journalists in the 6 EU partner countries Click here >>
✓ Online training tool on health reporting Click here >>
✓ European conference in Greece Click here >>
✓ National info days in United Kingdom, Estonia, Portugal, Romania, Germany and Finland Click here >>

The project was kindly supported for its realization in Greece by Pfizer.