Movies produced by UC Davis Well being’s Division of Public Affairs and Advertising and marketing nabbed prime honors in two classes within the 2022 Sharecare Awards. In affiliation with The Nationwide Academy of Tv Arts & Sciences – New York Chapter, the Sharecare Awards acknowledge excellence for the very best productions on well being and well-being. The winners of this nationwide award had been introduced this week.
The video “More healthy Meals, Stronger Financial system: The Advantages of Sourcing Native and Natural Components” tied for the prize within the class of Wholesome Residing. The award was introduced through video by famed ballet dancer Misty Copeland and accepted by UC Davis Well being Director of Information and Media Relations Pamela Wu. In her remarks, Wu thanked workers videographer Chris Nelson and the Meals and Diet Providers group “for giving us a terrific story to inform.” Within the successful video, Govt Chef Santana Diaz visits Durst Natural Growers in Esparto. He explains how shopping for native, natural produce is best for the setting and helps to maintain cash within the native financial system.
The video “Beads of Braveness” received within the class of Well being/Science Information. CNN medical correspondent Sanjay Gupta introduced the award through video to UC Davis Well being CEO David Lubarsky. Lubarsky praised the work of the kid life specialists at UC Davis Kids’s Hospital, who give particular beads to kids who’re being handled for critical circumstances. Pediatric sufferers obtain beads for varied steps of their therapy: a blood draw, an infusion, a surgical procedure. The ensuing assortment of beads turns into a visible illustration of a kid’s braveness throughout their medical journey.
The Sharecare Awards are the newest video honors received by the Division of Public Affairs and Advertising and marketing. Different awards embody a Northern California EMMY® and a Ragan V3 Award, a nationwide honor. Movies may be seen on the UC Davis Well being YouTube channel.