WASHINGTON, D.C., May 21, 2014 – JPA Health (JPA) announced today that the firm has been selected to host the 2015 International PR Network (IPRN) Conference in Washington, D.C. The announcement comes as the 2014 conference concludes today in London. IPRN is a global network of independent public relations firms committed to providing clients customized communications programs. The network includes members from 30 countries, including emerging and developing markets such as Brazil, China and Eastern Europe.

IPRN’s annual conference convenes representatives from all its member firms and provides an opportunity to discuss best practices, identify trends and new opportunities for developing and integrating custom communications strategies. The conference also builds connections between member firms so they can easily connect with resources around the globe.

“JPA is honored to host this great event and bring together leading minds in the communications profession,” said Carrie Jones, principal and managing director of JPA Health. “We consistently strive to improve our skills and knowledge of the practice of communications so as to better serve our clients. This is an incredible opportunity to share insights with our colleagues and connect with the sharpest minds in the profession.”

With offices in Washington, D.C., Cambridge, Massachusetts and London, England, JPA provides strategic communications and advocacy services for pharmaceutical, not-for-profit organizations and government clients. Working exclusively in healthcare, JPA uses its influencer relations model to reach the key audiences who drive change. Through this work, JPA maintains meaningful relationships with international patient and professional organizations, influential reporters and other relevant stakeholders across a number of health issues.