National Health Literacy Conferences
In addition to the biennial Wisconsin Health Literacy Summit, there are a number of other highly regarded annual health literacy conferences across the United States. For dates of upcoming conferences, see the following links:
Institute for Healthcare Advancement (IHA) Health Literacy Conference: held annually in Irvine, CA.
Boston University Medical Campus Health Literacy Research Conference (HARC): - held annually in Bethesda, MD
Maximus Center for Health Literacy Plain Talk Conference: held annually in Arlington, VA
The Institute of Medicine Roundtable on Health Literacy: These are day-long workshops that focus on a particular issue.
Oregon and SW Washington Health Literacy Conference: Seeking Truth, Inspiring Change
Presented by Legacy Health Portland, Oregon, April 16-17, 2020
Health Literacy Services
Wisconsin Health Literacy offers training and consulting services customized to meet your organizational needs. Trainings focus on the numerous ways that health literacy impacts care delivery, health outcomes, and public health.
Wisconsin Health Literacy is working with a patient advisory council to design easy-to-read medication labels. Our work has impacted over 4 million prescription labels in Wisconsin.
Health Literacy Summit
The Health Literacy Summit is the largest in the Midwest.
Diverse sessions and networking opportunities provided attendees with the opportunity to learn more about health literacy.
Visit our Summit page for more information.