2019 When We Speak: a Research Communications Lab Conference
Thank you for your interest in the 2019 NWABR Research Communications Conference.
Thursday September 26, 2019 8:30AM-5:00PM
with happy hour to follow
The Laurel Place in Shoreline (911 N 145th St, Seattle, WA 98133)
This Conference is appropriate for biomedical research and communications professsionals, faculty and staff of organizations which conduct biomedical research. NWABR Research Ambassadors attend free of charge. Want to become a Research Ambassador? Email or call Jen Wroblewski 206-957-3337.
Speakers include experts in science communication and culture change: Zachary Knowling (Quinn Thomas; marketing communications and public relations), Ken Gordon and Jen Wroblewski (NWABR), Anna Johnson (Pacific Science Center) and Venus Rekow (NeuralShift).
- build personal and organizational capacity to advocate for research internally and externally
- develop a broader understanding of how people learn and retain content
- personally reflect upon and develop a well-crafted response to the question, "What do you do?"
- learn how experts from different groups within an organization can come together to create impactful public-facing messages
|8:30||Registration and Light Breakfast|
|9:00||Building a Case for Biomedical Research||Ken Gordon, NWABR and Zach Knowling and Doug Badger, Quinn Thomas|
|10:15||We're on the Same Team, panel and case study||Venus Rekow, NeuralShift|
|1:00||Science Communication Workshop||Anna Johnson, Pacific Science Center Portal to the Public|
|3:30||Personal Reflection and My Why Pair Share||Jen Wroblewski, NWABR|
|4:15||What Do You Do?||Participant presentations|
|4:45||Evaluations and Closing Remarks||Ken Gordon, NWABR|
|5:00||Conference End, Happy Hour Begins|
|6:00||Happy Hour Ends|
NWABR Research Ambassadors $0 --no cost
NWABR Members $75