2013 DCHC Information

Thank you to our major sponsors: the Health Communication and Informatics Research Branch of the National Cancer Institute and the Office of Behavioral and Social Science Research at the National Institutes of Health!


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Abstract Submissions

The deadline for submitting one page abstracts for individual or panel presentations is December 1, 2012
Abstracts should be no longer than one typed page and should thoughtfully explain the rationale, method and (read more)


Translational Health Communication Research Scholar Award

Nominations will be evaluated by members of the DCHC conference Executive Advisory Board.

All nominations should include a copy of the nominee’s full current CV (including full citations for all publications) and must be emailed to gkreps@gmu.edu by December 1, 2012.

Please click here to learn more about this Award and how to nominate someone


Conference Registration

Please click on this link for more information about registering for this conference.


Conference Brochure

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Conference Programs

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Pre-Program (will be added later )
Program (will be added later)

Conference Program with Abstracts (will be added later)


Hotel Registration

The new and beautiful Mason Inn Conference Center and Hotel, is located on the George Mason University campus at 4352 Mason Pond Drive, Fairfax, Virginia, 22030.

Our group discount hotel rates for Friday, Saturday or Sunday are $99 plus tax, 2 double beds or 1 king, based on single or double occupancy. After two people, the rates go up $20 per night per person.

For reservations you can call the Mason Inn at 877-296-6695 and use the (RATE CODE:  DCHC) or you can make your reservations online through this link: https://reservations.ihotelier.com/crs/g_reservation.cfm?groupID=883350&hotelID=76642 (use the GROUP RATE CODE:  DCHC) to make your reservations.

All pre-conference and conference activities will be held at the Mason Inn Conference Center (excluding the morning health walk and optional off-campus evening social activities).

Sightseeing and Tourist Information

Please click here for the "What To Do" information in .pdf