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UMD’s Horowitz Center for Health Literacy to Co-Host the 2018 Health Literacy Conference

Celebrate Health Literacy Month by learning practical health literacy skills at the Health Literacy in Action conference. The event will be co-hosted by the University of Maryland School of Public Health’s Horowitz Center for Health Literacy, CommunicateHealth, and the Institute for Healthcare Advancement.

Speakers include:

  • Cynthia Baur, Horowitz Center for Health Literacy, University of Maryland School of Public Health
  • Stacy Robison, CommunicateHealth
  • Sandy Williams Hilfiker, CommunicateHealth
  • Janet Ohene-Frempong, J O Frempong & Associates, Inc.
  • Robert S. Gold, University of Maryland School of Public Health
  • Monica Spann, Prince George’s Healthcare Alliance

Registration includes a Health Literacy 101 pre-conference workshop at 4 p.m. on Thursday, October 25, 2018 and a full day of activities on Friday, October 26, 2018.

For more information and to register, visit hlactionconf.com.

Conference location:

University of Maryland
Language Science Center
2130 H.J. Patterson Hall
College Park, MD 20742