To view the detailed in person and online programmes, which show the presenters and abstracts, please click here.

In-Person programme

Parallel sessions will include a variety of presentation types, including; oral, work in progress, innovative technology, and creative arts presentations, as well as symposia, workshops, debates and roundtable discussions.

Monday 5 September
Time Event
0830-1800Pre-conference courses
Tuesday 6 September
Time Event
0730-1430Pre-conference courses
1315-1545Meetings Pairing programme | New attendee orientation | Moderator meeting
1545-1645Parallel session 1 Networking
1700-1815Plenary session 1
Nisha Dogra
1815-1930Drinks reception
Wednesday 7 September
Time Event
0830-0945Plenary session 2
Kirsten Mccafferty
1015-1145Parallel session 2
1145-1245Parallel session 3
1245-1415LunchPairing programme
1415-1545Parallel session 4
1545-1645Poster presentationWith refreshments
1645-1745EACH AGM
Thursday 8 September
Time Event
0830-0945Plenary session 3
Minal Bakhai
1015-1145Parallel session 5
1145-1245Parallel session 6
1245-1415LunchSIG meetings
1415-1545Parallel session 7
1615-1745Parallel session 8
1930-Conference dinner
Friday 9 September
Time Event
0830-0945Plenary session 4
Edgard Eeckman
1015-1145Parallel session 9
1245-1415Parallel session 10
1415-1445Closing session

Programme subject to change

Online programme

The online programme will offer unique content with a mix of interactive sessions, including; oral presentations, works in progress, workshops and Q&A sessions with plenary speakers.

All delegates will be able to interact online regardless of whether delegates are on-site or participating remotely.

Access to recordings of keynote presentations and a selection of oral sessions will be available online until two weeks after the conference.


All times are in UK British Summer Time (GMT+1). The time now in UK British Summer Time (GMT+1) is:

Wednesday 7 September
Time Event
1015-1145Session 1
1145-1245Session 2
1545-1645Session 3
1645-1745Session 4
1745-1815Plenary 1
Q&A with Nisha Dogra
Thursday 8 September
Time Event
0945-1015Plenary 2
Q&A with Kirsten Mccaffery
1015-1145Session 5
1145-1245Session 6
1415-1545Session 7
1615-1745Session 8
Friday 9 September
Time Event
0800-0930Session 9
0945-1015Plenary 3
Q&A with Minal Bakhai
1015-1145Session 10
1515-1645Session 11
1645-1715Plenary 4
Q&A with Edgard Eeckman

Programme subject to change

Awards 2022

EACH give two main awards to honour talented early-career researchers in the field of healthcare communication, the Jozien Bensing Research Award and outstanding teachers of communication in healthcare (the EACH Teaching Award).

These awards are presented to the winners every two years at the EACH hosted International Conference on Communication in Healthcare (ICCH). The winners will receive free ICCH attendance and two years of free EACH membership. For more information please click here.

The EACH Pairing with Colleagues programme

Tuesday 6 September | Afternoon Session
Wednesday 7 September | Lunch Session

The Pairing with Colleagues programme allows less experienced colleagues to have an opportunity for dedicated time to discuss their teaching and / or research issues with more experiences persons in the field.  This programme has been offered to conference attendees since the ICCH 2007 meeting in Charleston, and each year approximately 100 pairs have met to share their questions, experience and insights.

If you would like to sign up to the pairing programme please indicate this on your conference booking.

Conference dinner

This year’s conference dinner will be held at Glasgow Science Centre.

Located on the banks of the historic River Clyde, Glasgow Science Centre is contemporary excellence in a unique setting. It boasts a collection of attractions that illuminate, intrigue, inspire and fire your imagination! Guests can exclusively explore the interactive exhibits and enjoy an arrival drink before heading to the Science Centre’s Atrium for a gala dinner.

We are delighted to announce that the conference dinner is included in the price of the conference and therefore open to all conference delegates to attend.  We look forward to welcoming you all to this splendid venue!


Please note the programme below is subject to change prior to the conference.  All times are in UK British Summer Time (GMT+1). The time now in UK British Summer Time (GMT+1) is: