Presidents Message

IHEA is proud of all our educators for preparing students for the workforce in various health care fields. Our work as health educators is important so that we can guide our students to explore, experiment, and dedicate themselves to meaningful work. IHEA had another successful year of providing quality education and activities for healthcare educators and students across the state. Read more.

Save the Date!

IACTE Conference
Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Important Links

Association for Career & Technical Education (ACTE)


Iowa Department of Education - (IDOE)

2018 IHEA Annual Conference


May 31 - June 1, 2018

Prairie Meadows Conference Center, Altoona, IA

Conference Agenda

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Hotel Reservations

Book Now Link

  • Book your hotel in three ways:
    • Call 515.957.3000 & reference group block: IA Health Educators Assn IHEA
    • Go to and use group code: 05292018IAH
    • Click on the online booking link above.
  • King and Double Queen rooms are $114.00 per night plus tax
  • Hotel Cutoff Date is Tuesday, May 8, 2018



Awards Nominations Deadline:

May 1st 2018 is the deadline to submit your awards nomination to recognize outstanding Health Science educators at the 2018 conference.

Awards Nomination Form

IHEA Membership

Become an IHEA member today! Please complete the following membership form and mail it back in.

IHEA Membership Form

Keynote speaker Cynthia Clark