Health Literacy Summit

The Health Literacy Summit is the Midwest's largest health literacy summit. You will hear from respected experts in the field covering the following tracks:

  • Organizational Planning
  • Tools and Resources
  • Literacy and Health
  • Health Literacy Improvement
  • Working with Vulnerable Populations

Plenary sessions, breakout sessions, a poster presentation and networking opportunities provided attendees with the opportunity to learn more about health literacy and evidence-based interventions, as well as to network with experts and colleagues in the field from many states and some other countries. 

Past Conference highlights:

  • Over 90 speakers/presenters shared the latest information on improving communications through health literacy
  • 25 different breakout sessions allowed you to match your interests with the right presentations
  • A reception and poster presentation allowed for networking with attendees and presenters involved in innovative communications and research projects
  • Pre-Summit sessions on "Plain Language Writing and Designing for Effective Communication," "Starting and Growing a Health Literacy Initiative in your Organization," "Communication about Medication," and "Advanced Health Literacy for Professionals" allowed for deep dives into these areas
  • Summit exhibitors provided information on resources to help you reach your organizational and personal goals
  • Lunch included the opportunity to network with others in the field as well as participate in an International Health Literacy Association (IHLA) general and interest group meeting

Summit Sponsors: If you are interested in becoming a Summit sponsor, please click here for additional information.