Health Communication Leadership Institute

Health Communication Leadership Institute

Virtual | June 18, 2020


The Health Communication Leadership Institute is the Center for Health Communication’s premier professional education offering. In this engaging, advanced workshop, current and aspiring health communication leaders will learn strategies and best practices for leadership, management, and innovation. Speakers include respected experts from diverse sectors and settings. Sessions are highly participatory and case-study driven.

Attendance is limited to professionals with at least seven years of work experience in for-profit, non-profit, or government settings. Space is extremely limited and available on a first come, first-served basis.

HCLI 2021

The 2020 cohort of HCLI was held on June 18, 2020. Stay tuned for more information about HCLI 2021.

Previous HCLI Agendas

HCLI Director

The Health Communication Leadership Institute is led by Dr. Michael Mackert, Director of the Center for Health Communication. He is an award-winning teacher and researcher in health communication and serves as chair of the Provost Teaching Fellow’s program at The University of Texas at Austin.

Founding Director

Dr. Jay Bernhardt is the Dean of the Moody College of Communication and Founding Director of the Center for Health Communication. He was the creator of the National Conference on Health Communication, Marketing, and Media and the Digital Health Communication eXtravaganza, and former Director of the National Center for Health Marketing at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.