Professional Development Opportunities

Whether you're a seasoned health communication professional or new to the field, the Society is for you. Check out these opportunities for professional development in the field. Members also have access to a calendar of events and a directory of on-demand webinars from a variety of health communication organizations.

Webinars & Events
National Summit for Health Communication
Affiliated Academic Programs
Directory of Academic Degrees, Tracks, and Certificates

Webinars & Events

AMWA’s 2020 Medical Writing & Communication Conference, taking place online from October 20-22, 2020, will provide educational and networking opportunities in a variety of focus areas including career development, freelancing, writing/editing, leadership/management, and health communication.

National Summit for Health Communication

We have not yet announced the 2021 Summit dates. Check back soon for details.

About the Summit

The National Summit for Health Communication is a one-day strategy meeting where our members can network with the leaders in the field of health communication and provide input on where the Society's research and advocacy efforts are most needed. This members-only interactive discussion promises to teach and inspire you while offering you the chance to connect with some of the best and brightest in our field. 

Find out what happened at the 2020 Summit.

Affiliated academic programs

The Society is working with a number of academic institutions to strengthen and advance the field. Check out our affiliated academic programs.

Directory of Academic Degrees and Certificates

Considering a degree in health communication? View the directory of academic programs.