HCNW 2022 Fall ConferenceHCNW 2022 Conference

Join your colleagues for “Creating Pathways Forward,” the Healthcare Communicators Northwest 2022 Annual Conference, on Nov. 4, 2022. Thought leaders hailing from healthcare, communications, and other sectors will lead us through a day of challenging our assumptions, realigning resources, and embracing new mindsets and approaches for a greater positive impact on both patient care and public health.


HCNW 2020 Events

The HCNW board is busy planning networking and professional development events in 2020 for you to LEARN, CONNECT and DEVELOP. Mark your calendars for HCNW’s annual conference on Friday, Nov. 13, 2020 in Portland, and stay tuned for details about other activities and events throughout the year.

Interested in helping plan a local networking social or professional development event?


HCNW 2020 Fall Conference

Speakers Needed

HCNW is seeking speakers to share their insights on best practices and innovation in healthcare communications and marketing at its next annual conference set for Friday, Nov. 13, 2020 in Portland. Let us know if you have someone in mind who’d be a great speaker.


More details to come!

HCNW 2019 Fall Conference Recap

HCNW’s annual fall 2019 Relationships & Reputation conference delivered high level insights to a sold-out audience. Keynote speakers Oregon Health Authority Director Pat Allen and Communications Director Robb Cowie provided lessons learned over the last couple years on managing issues and reputation as the agency worked to revitalize internal morale, stakeholder relationships, and its image.


OHSU also gave an inside look at their new internal communications platform, plus local journalists talked about on how to build relationships with the press and pitch stories. Other speakers included content curation and story telling experts with PeaceHealth, Vancouver Clinic, and the American Heart Association.

Check out the full speaker lineup and access presentations here.

Get In Touch

We want to hear from you! Get in touch with Healthcare Communicators Northwest for details about membership, upcoming events, sponsorship opportunities, and more!