AMWA Southwest Chapter Conference

Saturday, March 16, 2019 | 7:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Add to Calendar

Interested in enhancing your career, and connecting with other medical communicators? Join the AMWA Southwest Chapter in Dallas, Texas for the annual Spring Conference, Saturday, March 16th.

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The conference includes breakfast, lunch with a keynote speaker, and a variety of educational open sessions from experts in the field. Check out our open sessions below!

Open Sessions:

  • Interviewing Potential Employers and Clients
  • Behind the Scenes at a Journal
  • Going Into Graphic Detail: Tips on visual design for publication
  • Grant Writing
  • It’s YOUR time: a Nonjudgmental Approach to Time Management
  • Tech and Tools for Medical Writers
  • Searching Medical Databases
  • Speed Networking

Lunch Keynote Speaker:
Ray Fowler, M.D., Chief of the Division of Emergency Medical Services
Topic: How to Communicate Technical Health Information to Patients

After Conference Dinner with Keynote Speaker (additional fees apply):
Bruce Polsky, Hanell Publishing

Topic: The Changing Landscape of Scholarly Publishing

Hotel Information:
A block of rooms for out-of-town guests is available at the Hotel Indigo (same location as the networking dinner). Guests checking in 3/15 or 3/16 and checking out 3/17 can reserve a room for $119/night. Call 214-741-7700 to check availability and book your room (group code AMW).

If you have questions, contact Susan Daniels at


Meadows Conference Center

2900 Live Oak St., Houston, TX 77004


Susan Daniels