Schedule at a Glance

Our Virtual Conference spans over 5 days starting on Monday, July 20th, and concludes on Friday, July 24th.

All speakers, moderators, and planners have no actual or potential conflict of interest in relation to this program/presentation.

Monday, July 20th

11:00 am – 12:45 pm (ET)

Welcome Conference Overview

Plenary: Coronavirus and Health Literacy/Health Equity: How Are We Responding?


1:00 pm – 1:50 pm (ET)

Health + Literacy + English: Building Partnerships to Increase Health Literacy in Adult Learners


2:00 pm – 2:50 pm (ET)

Enabling Effective Interprofessional Communication With Patients and Families for Safe, Quality Care


3:00 pm – 3:50 pm (ET)

Science Activation: Moving Beyond Science Communication To Getting the Science Used


3:50 pm (ET)

Adjourn

Tuesday, July 21st

11:00 am – 12:45 pm (ET)

Welcome

Plenary: COVID-19 Stories: How the Pandemic Has Widened Existing Health Gaps


1:00pm - 1:50pm (ET)

The Bridge to Understanding: Building Accessibility into Health Literate Materials -An Introduction


2:00pm - 2:50pm (ET)

What's Stigma Got to Do With It? Using Person First Language to Counteract Stigma in Healthcare


3:00pm - 3:50pm (ET)

Clarity Through Creativity: Using Group Discovery To Create Compelling Campaigns


3:50pm (ET)

Adjourn

Wednesday, July 22nd

11:00 am – 12:45 pm (ET)

Welcome/Conference Overview

Plenary: Addressing COVID-19 Inequities– Strategies To Rebuild Our Nation for an Inclusive Future


1:00 pm - 1:50pm (ET)

The 2/20 Rule for Writing Readable Materials


2:00 pm - 2:50pm (ET)

Crafting Health Messages That Stick: From Theory, Research, and Health Literacy Best Practices


3:00 pm - 3:50pm (ET)

The Language of COVID-19: What’s Gone Wrong and How We Do Better


3:50pm (ET)

Adjourn

Thursday, July 23rd

11:00 am – 12:45 pm (ET)

Welcome

Plenary: Plain Language: Increasing Understanding & Providing Social Justice


1:00 pm – 1:50 pm (ET)

Health-Literate Website Redesigns: Set Yourself Up for Success


2:00 pm – 2:50 pm (ET)

Identify Strategies You Can Use to Sell Health Literacy in Your Organization 


3:00 pm – 3:50 pm (ET)

Health Literacy Ethics in Public Health Emergencies


3:50 pm (ET)

Adjourn

Friday, July 24th

11:00 am – 12:45 pm (ET)

Welcome

Plenary: Addressing COVID-19 Inequities: Mapping the Work Ahead- Results From the Workgroup Discussion


12:45 pm – 1:00 pm (ET)

Conference Wrap-up