May 9-11, 2023  

If you are new or returning to MASHSMD, you are sure to find this conference a rewarding experience. Much like SHSMD, you will make connections with other healthcare marketing professionals and gain knowledge and inspiration to take back to your organization.

The following is a tentative schedule of events:

Tuesday, May 9
3:30-5:00 PM: Registration activities 

Wednesday, May 10
8:00 -9:00 AM: Breakfast 
9:00 AM-Noon: Educational Sessions
Noon - 1:00 PM: L.E.A.D. Award Luncheon
1:15 - 3:30 PM: Education Sessions
4:30-6:00 PM: Reception

Thursday, May 11
8:00-9:00 AM: Breakfast 
9:00 AM-Noon: Educational Sessions
Noon - 1:00 PM: MASHSMD Excellence Awards Luncheon
1:15 - 3:30 PM: Education Sessions
3:45 PM: Conference Concludes


Early bird pricing through 2/17/2023: $450.00

After 2/17/2023: $550.00         


Early bird pricing through 2/17/2023: $395.00/per person


 Call for Conference Speakers 2023

We're interested in proposals on topics relevant to healthcare communicators, including the patient experience, social media, strategic planning, consolidation communication, crisis management, content creation, healthcare policy, digital marketing, internal communications, and more.

If you have any questions, please contact Jim Samuel at [email protected].

  • The deadline to submit your proposal is November 30, 2022, at 11:59 PM ET.
  • MASHSMD is seeking presentation submissions for the 2023 MASHSMD Annual Conference to be held May 9-11, 2023, in Philadelphia, PA.
  • MASHSMD is also seeking virtual session proposals for its lunchtime Member Meetups educational programs during 2023.
  • MASHSMD is particularly interested in submissions that are focused on diversity, equity, and inclusion. Proposals should be flexibly written so that presentations can be readily updated for potential use later in the year.
  • Before submitting a proposal, please read through the submission requirements, review criteria, and speaker benefits. Please note:
    • MASHSMD will accept up to three (3) proposals per organization per calendar year. Please ensure no more than three are submitted.

    • MASHSMD recommends all presentations include at least one presenter from a healthcare organization (hospital/health system or similar entity) when appropriate.

    • We are particularly interested in new formats that help members solve problems across disciplines or within one discipline.

    • The promotion of any commercial products or services directly violates the MASHSMD Code of Conduct that all speakers must agree to during the submission process.

MASHSMD Conference Speaker Benefits
  • MASHSMD conference speakers enjoy benefits in addition to exposure to an experienced and influential group of attendees.
  • All selected MASHSMD speakers will receive a 40% discount on the registration fee for the conference.
  • Speakers are responsible for transportation, any meals not included as part of the conference, and lodging.
  • Speakers must also be registered attendees.
  • Speakers will be notified of their submission status by December 12, 2022, or sooner.
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