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Wednesday
Oct052016

Blog - Century for Global Health Literacy | International Health Literacy Association 

Date: October 7, Friday

Time: 09h00-15h00

Where: Institute of Global Health, University of Geneva, Switzerland

Representatives from health literacy groups around the world will come together to address the question of how to support global health literacy and the forming of an International Health Literacy Association (I-HLA). This meeting is designed to unite diverse fields of study, organizations, and interest groups in promoting local, regional, and global health literate communities, organizations and societies.

The meeting will:

1. Explore opportunities for global collaboration to improve health literacy and prepare health professionals serving communities in need.

2. Announce efforts to date to establish an International Health Literacy Association to unite and support people and groups around the world working to improve health literacy.

Register to join in person or via the Web: https://goo.gl/aXVRu8 

Twitter: #I-HLAGeneva

Thursday
May052016

BLOG - Health Literacy Leadership Institute, June 13 - 17, 2016

http://go.tufts.edu/summerinstitute 

Offered through the Health Communication Program at Tufts University School of Medicine, this one-week course is essential for those committed to improving access to health information and service in the United States and around the globe. 

Participants learn from faculty and guest instructors highly regarded for their pioneering work in medical education and adult literacy. Students and professionals work together on educational programs of their choice resulting in a final product that is informed by research and reflective of best practice.

Professionals working in health literacy and students interested in pursuing health literacy research or applying health literacy in practice are encouraged to enroll.

Connect with us on Facebook!  https://www.facebook.com/HealthLiteracyLeadership

 

Tuesday
Dec152015

Blog - Plain Language for Health: A Writing and Design Workshop

Sunday
Oct252015

Blog - APTR Health Literacy Teaching Award 

Sabrina Kurtz-Rossi receives 2015/2016 Health Literacy Teaching Award from the Association for Prevention Teaching and Research (APTR). This national award recognizes successful practices within health professions education and faculty achievement in teaching evidence-based prevention and population health with a health literacy focus. APTR and the Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion recognize Ms. Kurtz-Rossi as an innovative health professions educator with exemplary, prevention education programs and projects in health literacy. 

Friday
Apr242015

Blog - Health Literacy Leadership Institute

Enroll now in the 2015 Health Literacy Leadership Institute June 8-12, 2015. Offered through the Health Communication Program at Tufts University School of Medicine, this one-week Institute is essential for those committed to improving health literacy in the United States and around the globe. 

Those working in health literacy and students interested in pursuing health literacy research and practice are encouraged to enroll. For more information and to register, visit our website http://go.tufts.edu/summerinstitute.

Health Literacy Leadership Institute Fellows 2014