DCHC 2023

The 7th Biennial D.C. Health Communication Conference (DCHC)

Preconference April 27, 2023

“Creating and Sustaining Academic-Clinical Research Teams,”

Conference April 28-29, 2023

“Health Communication for a Changing World”

Registration is open: https://dchc.gmu.edu/registration/
View the schedule and program here: https://dchc.gmu.edu/schedule-and-program/
Hotel information can be found here: https://dchc.gmu.edu/hotel-and-travel/ 
Find our more about the Preconference here: https://dchc.gmu.edu/preconference-overview/


Mohan Dutta To Receive 2023 DCHC Charles Atkin Translational Health Communication Scholar Award!
*** Dr. Dutta’s Keynote Slides: TransgenderHealth  and Videos: Video A Video B ***
Mohan Dutta, the Dean’s Chair Professor of Communication and the founding Director of the active Center for Culture-Centered Approach to Research and Evaluation (CARE) at from Massey University in New Zealand has been selected to receive the 2023 Charles Atkin Translational Health Communication Scholar Award at the DC Health Communication Conference (DCHC) in April (see: https://dchc.gmu.edu/933-2/),
Dr. Dutta has a long history of conducting important community-based health communication research and intervention studies to promote health equity.  See this brief profile about Mohan and his important work:
It is wonderful that Mohan will be the first non-USA based scholar to be honored with this award, illustrating the international reach of health communication scholarship.  I hope you can join us at the 2023 DCHC conference to celebrate this award with Dr. Dutta!

Introducing our 2023 Keynote

Dr. Edward Maibach


*** Dr. Maibach’s Keynote Slides: Maibach_DCHC_April_2023 ***

Dr. Ed Maibach, is Distinguished University Professor in the Department of Communication and founding director, Center for Climate Change Communication, at George Mason University and newly elected member to the prestigious National Academy of Medicine (NAM) 

See Dr. Maibach’s bio here:https://communication.gmu.edu/people/emaibach

Learn more about Dr. Maibach’s election to the NAM here:  https://communication.gmu.edu/articles/18083

                                              New location: Hyatt Regency Dulles 
*hotel and conference rates will be made available before the time acceptances are made