Call for Judges

Call for Judges Session Proposals and Awards

Thank you for your interest in serving as a judge for IHA’s 20th Annual Health Literacy Conference. This year we’d like to enlist the help of the health literacy community to select award recipients and review the Call for Proposal applications to select conference presentations. We appreciate your time and willingness to help develop our 2021 Health Literacy Conference agenda and select award recipients based on their contributions to the health literacy field. Click here to learn more about the IHA Health Literacy proposals and awards.

Call for Presentation Proposal Judges – Opens November 13

Judge Eligibility Requirements

To serve as a judge, you must:
  1. Commit up to 3 hours to judge proposals from January 11 to January 25, 2021.
  2. Review entries on an impartial basis, according to the scoring requirements.
  3. Recuse yourself from judging any entry completed by a person with whom you have a personal or professional relationship.
  4. Refrain from submitting a proposal yourself.

How To Submit an Application

  1. Complete the online application below.
  2. If you do not receive a confirmation within 2 business days, please feel free to contact Mario Melia at

Judge Selection

All applicants will receive an email decision by December 18, 2020.

Important Dates

November 13, 2020
Call for judges opens

December 4, 2020
Deadline to apply

December 18, 2020
Judges selected

January 11 - January 25, 2021
Conference proposal judging period

Call for Award Judges – Opens January 2021

More information coming soon!

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