2019 Conference Agenda

18th Annual Health Literacy Conference

  • ​Notes on the agenda
  • May  1
  • ​May 2
  • ​May 3

Thusday, May 2nd




​Welcome / Conference Overview

​Opening Keynote: Changing the Narrative: Achieving Health Equity by Creating a New Social Contract

​​Advancing Health for Immigrant and Refugee Populations

​Networking Refreshment Break

​Breakout Sessions

​*This year the breakout sessions are categorized by content domains established by the Job Analysis Task Force to describe competencies of a Health Literacy Specialist.

​Cultural Humility and Facing Difficult Conversations

​Data, Design, and Technology: Infographic Strategies for Health Communication

​Learning Health Literacy through Service Learning

​Lessons from the Yeti: Unpacking the Learnability of Risk Perception


​Luncheon - IHA Health Literacy Awards / Listserv and International Activities Overview

​​Harnessing Technology to Build a Healthy, Equitable Future

​Networking Refreshment Break

​Breakout Sessions (Morning sessions repeat in same rooms.)

​Free Time / Poster Presenters Set Up

​Poster Session / Opening Night Reception / Exhibits