Conference Presentation Judges

Presentation Volunteer Judges

The following judges reviewed over 85 submissions and were instrumental in deciding which sessions were most relevant and have the most potential for advancing health literacy.

Thank you for investing your time, insight, and experience in developing this year’s agenda.

Sara Abdalla, DrPHc, MPH
Marion County Public Health Department

Adina Abdullah, PhD
Department Head of Primary Care Medicine
Universiti Malaya Malaysia

Donica Beckett, MIHL, MPH, CHES
Clinical Support Specialist

Ellen Bloom, MPH, MCHES
Manager, Patient Education
Indiana Hemophilia and Thrombosis Center (IHTC)

Olivia Bobrowsky, BS
Senior Editor, Patient Education
American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG)

Carmel Bouclaous, PhD, MPH, MS
Assistant Professor Gilbert and Rose-Marie Chagoury School of Medicine
Lebanese American University (LAU)

Melissa Cordeiro, BS
Certified Nurses Assistant
Ocean State Nursing Services

Cindy Davis, PhD, MSW, LSW
Social Work Case Manager
Rush University Medical Center

Joyvina Evans, PhD, MSPH, MSA
Assistant Professor
Howard University

Maria Margarida Guia Soares Ferreira
Community Nursing Master's
Assistant Professor
Escola Superior de Saúde Egas Moniz

Tanya Fischer, MS
Senior Medical Writer in Patient Information
National Comprehensive Cancer Network

Nitin Ghadge, MD, MPH
Research Scientist
New York State Department of Health

Kelly Gonzalez, MA
Education and Research Associate
McGoogan Health Science Library

University of Nebraska Medical Center

Jerelyne Idica, MOT, OTR/L, CHES, CAPS, ECHM
Occupational Therapist
Brooks Rehabilitation Hospital

LaKeisha Jones, MPH, MBAc
Clinical Research Coordinator
Columbia University Irving Medical Center Institute for Genomic Medicine

Fatjona Kamberi, PhD
Associate Professor
University of Medicine, Tirana Albania

Leslie Mandel, PhD, MA, MSM
Public Health Program Director
Regis College

Pramod Misra, MBA

Amanda Quillin DHSc, CHES
Assistant Professor
Eastern Virginia Medical School

Tiffiny Shockley, PhD, MBA, CPHIMS, CHTS-CP, CPEHR, CHES
Assistant Professor
Queens University of Charlotte

Karen Thomas, MBA
Founder, CEO Agrin Health

Than Htut Win, MBBS, MPH
Health Literacy Communications Associate
Nebraska Association of Local Health Directors

Sophia Wong, MD, MSc, CCRP, CHE
Patient Education Specialist
Clinical Institutes & Quality Programs
Health Canada

Amy Wulff, MA
Writer Mayo Clinic,
Health Education and Content Services