Overview

2018 Kentucky Conference on Health Communication:

Conference Theme: 21st Century Cures Act: The Role of Communication and Information Science

Preconference Theme: Interventions to Improve Patient Involvement across the Cancer Control Continuum

April 12-14, 2018

Location

Hyatt Regency Lexington
401 West High Street
Lexington, KY 40507
859-253-1234

Overview

The 15th biennial Kentucky Conference on Health Communication will consist of two and a half days of competitive paper and panel presentations, a competitive poster session, and invited speaker presentations. Thursday, April 12, will be devoted to a preconference on Interventions to Improve Patient Involvement across the Cancer Control Continuum. Friday, April 13, will feature competitive paper, poster, and panel sessions covering not only issues related to the conference theme but also issues pertinent to health communication research and practice broadly defined. The conference reception Friday evening offers participants an opportunity to relax after a full day of sessions. Saturday, April 14 will feature additional competitive paper, poster, and panel sessions and a luncheon presentation by the winner of the Lewis Donohew Outstanding Scholar in Health Communication Award.