Innovation in Health Communication Research and Practices Biennial Conference

On Thursday, April 25,  and Friday, April 26, there will be a professional development event at Spark Cool Springs from 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. The event is about innovation in health communication research and practices biennial and costs $495. 

 

The field of health communication has emerged as an important and significant interdisciplinary crossroads between academic scholars, researchers and professional practitioners. Covering the broad areas of health campaigns, health literacy, risk communication, behavioral influence, provider-patient relationships, cultural issues, and discussions of health (and disease) in popular communication media. The health communication junction connects scholarly fields such as mass communication, human communication, sociology, nursing, pharmacy, medical, rehabilitation, medical research, health care administration and management, education, popular culture, public policy and public administration with professionals working in the public health sector, hospitals, medical facilities, rehabilitation facilities, health insurance companies, pharmaceutical companies, biotechnology companies, or non-profit organizations focused on health initiatives.

Conference Tentative Schedule

Wednesday April 24, 2019                                                                           Conference Hotel

5:00 PM – 7:00 p.m.                          Early Registration                            

7:30 pm – 9:30 p.m.                          Opening Networking Reception

 

Thursday April 25, 2019                                                                                 Conference Venue

8:00 AM -8:55 a.m.                          Registration – Breakfast               

8:55 AM – 09:00 a.m.                       Welcome Remarks                          Conference Convenes

9:00 AM – 9:50 a.m.                        Keynote Address                            

10:00 AM – 10:50 a.m.                    General Session I                             

11:00 AM – 11:50 a.m.                    Breakout Session I                          

 

12:00 Noon – 1:20 p.m.                   Lunch – Luncheon Speaker         

1:30 PM – 2:20 p.m.                          Breakout Session II                         

2:30 PM – 3:20 p.m.                          Breakout Session III                        

3:30 PM – 4:20 p.m.                          General Session II                           

4:20 PM – 4:30 p.m.                          Summative Remarks and Instructors for Conference Event

Transfer to Event Site

6:00 PM – 8:30 p.m.                          Conference Social Event                Off Site Venue 

Return to Hotel

 

Friday April 26, 2019                                                                                       Conference Venue

8:00 AM -8:55 a.m.                           Breakfast                                            

8:55 AM – 09:00 a.m.                       Remarks                                             

9:00 AM – 9:50 a.m.                         General Session III                          

10:00 AM – 10:50 a.m.                    General Session IV                          

11:00 AM – 11:50 a.m.                    Breakout Session IV                       

 

12:00 Noon – 1:20 p.m.                   Lunch – Plenary Speaker              

1:30 PM – 2:20 p.m.                         Breakout Session V                         

2:30 PM – 3:20 p.m.                          Breakout Session VI                       

3:30 PM – 4:20 p.m.                         Symposium Panel Discussion      

4:20 PM – 4:30 p.m.                          Closing Remarks                               Conference Adjourns

To register, click here

For more information, please contact  615.966.6072