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APHL 2019 PC - Communicating Value

June 3, 2019

Location: St. Louis Union Station Hotel

Pre-Conference Workshop

"Communicating Value: Telling Your PHL’s Story to Journalists and Other Audiences"

St. Louis Union Station Hotel
St. Louis, MO
June 3, 2019
8:00 am - 11:30 am


Your public health laboratory is doing fascinating and valuable work that people want and need to understand – so how do you communicate about it with journalists, decision makers, students, public information officers and other members of your community? This workshop will focus on the skills necessary to convey technical subjects to non- science audiences.

At the conclusion of this session, the participant will be able to:
- Identify interesting and relevant stories that clearly illustrate the value of public health laboratory work
- Describe specific elements of your work in terms that non-scientists can understand and appreciate
- Utilize skills to comfortably build narratives and convey value in discussions with or presentations for a variety of audiences


Advanced registration through APHL is required. Registration for the full conference is not required to register for this workshop.

Registration Fee: $125. Payment may be made by credit card or check.

If you are paying by credit card you may click on the “Register Now!” link above to register. If you are paying by check you must register using the APHL 2019 registration form on the conference main page and fax or mail the form.

If you have any questions or problems, please contact Terry Reamer at terry.reamer@aphl.org or 240.485.2776.
Continuing Education Credits

APHL is an approved provider of continuing education programs in the clinical laboratory sciences through the American Society of Clinical Laboratory Science (ASCLS) P.A.C.E.® program. Attendees have the opportunity to earn up to 3.0 contact hours by attending this workshop. Sign-in sheets must be completed and the P.A.C.E.® certificate must be signed and certified by APHL staff at the registration booth at the end of your time at the conference.

Further information on the location, hotel and meeting space may be found at the 2019 APHL website.

There are no additional sessions for this event.