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2016 GIA Awards for Excellence

Publications: Electronic Publications

Focus on Health
UC San Diego Health



Describe your publication.
Bimonthly emailed newsletter to patients of UC San Diego Health and other subscribers.

Judges said:
Contains useful information and good stories. Nicely formatted with clever headlines—good reach.

What is one thing that makes your publication special?
Original content covers both research and clinical news; written to be broadly accessible, entertaining, but also a bit fun.

How did you know your publication was successful?
Our subscription base grows with each issue. Our open-rate and click through rate are well above industry average. Others republish our stories.

What does it mean to you to win?
This win is gratifying because it means the judges recognized what we’re trying to do and think we’ve succeeded.

Interested in Submitting Your Work?

You’ve spent the entire year creating innovative campaigns, writing articles, organizing alumni and community events, revamping your digital presence, and most importantly, demonstrating the value of your institution to your community.  Now is the time to show off your work and be recognized!

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