Advanced Health Literacy for Professionals

Sabrina Kurtz-Rossi, M.Ed., is Assistant Professor of Public Health and Community Medicine and Director of the Health Literacy Leadership Institute at Tufts University School of Medicine.  She is Principal of Kurtz-Rossi & Associates, a woman-owned consulting group offering health literacy education and evaluation services. Ms. Kurtz-Rossi is recognized for her work to improve patient-provider communication, develop easy-to-read health information, and promote health equity working across cultures. In 2017, she received Health Literacy Teaching Award from the Association for Prevention Teaching and Research and was honored by the Institute for Healthcare Advancement for her work to establish the International Health Literacy Association. In 2018, she received International Health Literacy Award from the Asian Health Literacy Association.