Call For Proposals
NABJ Media Institute on Health
Health Policy and Health Inequities
Call For Proposals
March 29-31, 2012
Barbara Jordan Conference Center at The Kaiser Family Foundation
1330 G Street. NW
Washington D.C. 20005
Deadline has Passed
The National Association of Black Journalists is
proposals for workshops to be presented at its 2012 4th annual NABJ Media Institute on Health
Policy and Health Inequities.
Proposals are needed for 90-minute breakout sessions, half-day short
day-long learning labs and sponsored meal functions.
at the Media Institute have included understanding and covering the
determinants of health, creative community solutions to health care
prevention, updates to the Affordable Care Act, HIV/AIDS in the black
community, mental health, childhood obesity, and understanding studies
Presenters must have
demonstrated expertise in their subject areas and come prepared to teach
challenge convention attendees. Sessions should equip attendees with
information that will increase their relevance in the newsroom and focus
on health disparities in communities of color and
providing print, broadcast and digital journalists the tools to
report on the impact of health care reform and health policy
on under served communities.
Each proposal will be reviewed
by NABJ’s Media Institute Committee.
Proposals must be
submitted electronically. Click HERE
to complete and submit a form.
The deadline for submissions was11:59 PM on
Tuesday, January 13, 2012. The conference will take place
March 29-31, 2012 in Washington, DC.
For questions please
NABJ Chair, NABJ Media Institute on Health
Policy and Health Inequities
NABJ Program Manager
To keep registration rates low for members, NABJ
does not pay for travel, hotel or meals for conference speakers and
presenters. In many cases, the institutions or organizations of the
support the mission of NABJ by covering those cos