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Welcome to the Health Communication Division. We encourage theory development, research and effective practice of communication in health promotion and health care. Areas of research include provider-patient interaction, social support networks, health information systems, medical ethics, health policy and health promotion.

Our division bylaws can be found here: hc_division_bylaws_2017.doc

Our 2019 business meeting minutes can be found here: hc_business meeting minutes_2019.pdf


Itzhak Yanovizky, Chair

Rutgers U
School of Communication and Information
4 Huntington Street
New Brunswick, NJ 08901
Ph. 848-932-8852 Fax: 732-932-6916


Lourdes S. Martinez, Vice Chair

San Diego State U
School of Communication
5500 Campanile Drive
San Deigo, CA 92182
Ph. 657-223-3122


Kai Kuang, Secretary
Bloomsburg U of Pennsylvania
Department of Communication Studies
400 E 2nd Street
Bloomsburg PA 17815
Ph. 570-389-4379  Fax 

SECAC Representative


Joshua E. Santiago

Student Volunteers


Christopher (CJ) Calabrese
Calandra Lindstadt

Internationalization Committee


Nadine Bol
Minh Hao Nguyen


Nominating Committee


Nehama Lewis (Chair) 
Sijia Yang
Deena Kemp 

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Kehinde A. Falade wrote on the Divisions: Health Communication wall: Hello, I am Kehinde Falade. I joined this division this month. I have booked a room in KIMPTON CARLYLE HOTEL DUPONT CIRCLE. If anyone is coming for the 69th conference and wants to share my accommodation with me, splitting the fees, kindly contact me.
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