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Breakout Session and Poster Presentation Call for Proposals

2022 Wisconsin Health Literacy Summit

Embracing Health Literacy in the New Normal: Digital Communications, Telehealth, Health Insurance, and Health Equity

The 2022 Wisconsin Health Literacy Summit will be held April 4-6, 2022, in Madison, Wisconsin. We are inviting you to submit proposals for 60-minute breakout sessions and/or poster presentations.  

Priority will be given to proposals which demonstrate the value of using health literacy to improve varied aspects of health and the healthcare experience, including patient safety, cost, public health messaging, patient/member experience and satisfaction, health outcomes, patient engagement, digital communications, telehealth, using health insurance, and health equity. Topics may include:

  • Integrating health literacy into digital health, disease prevention and management, or public health
  • Assisting consumers in accessing, understanding, and using healthcare and health insurance
  • Integrating health literacy practices and/or programs into adult literacy curricula
  • Cultural competency, including populations served in designing, implementing, and evaluating health information
  • Measuring and evaluating the impact of health literacy interventions
  • Building support for and/or implementing health literacy initiatives in a healthcare or health insurance organization

Other relevant and timely topics will also be considered.

To apply to present a breakout session or poster presentation, complete and submit the following application by Monday, November 1, 2021.

Final selections will be made by the Summit Planning Committee. Session presenters will be notified of their selection by December 19, 2021.

Breakout session and poster presenters must register for the Summit and up to two presenters may take advantage of the reduced presenter rate of $225.

For any questions, please contact:
Bhumi Khambholja    
Project Manager
bhumi@wisconsinliteracy.org 

Summit Presentation Proposal
I am applying to present:
Lead Presenter Information and Description:
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Presenter agrees that Wisconsin Health Literacy and its agents may:

  • Use, for advertising, the presenter’s name, photo (if applicable), presentation title, presentation description and/or biographical data on connection with the presentation.
  • Include speaker’s presentation in conference material distribution to all participants; however, presenter reserves the right to withhold handouts which he/she does not want distributed.
  • Post video recording of presentation for educational and promotional purposes.
  • Post copies of handouts on the website.
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