2019 TALAE Conference
February 7-9, 2019
Houston Hilton North
Join us for the 2019 TALAE Conference in Houston, Texas on February 7-9, 2019. A preconference is planned on February 6, 2019. Registration will open soon.
2019 Wisconsin Health Literacy Summit
April 2-3, 2019
Monona Terrace Convention Center
Calling all health literacy professionals, educators, researchers and enthusiasts! We invite you to submit a proposal for a breakout session and/or poster presentation for the 2019 Wisconsin Health Literacy Summit. This year’s theme is “A sharper view through the lens of health literacy”.
Speaker proposals are due November 5, 2018. To download the application form and for Summit updates, go to bit.ly/2yz3hO4.
Join this year’s line-up:
The keynote speaker is Dean Schillinger, MD, Professor of Medicine at the University of California-San Francisco and Founding Director of the Center for Vulnerable Populations at Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital.
Other plenary speakers are:
Perri Klass, MD, Professor of Journalism and Pediatrics at New York University and National Medical Director at Reach Out and Read
Matthew W. Kreuter, PhD, MPH, Kahn Family Professor of Public Health and Senior Scientist at Washington University in St. Louis
Shonna Yin, MD, MSc, General Pediatrician and Associate Professor of Pediatrics and Population Health at the NYU School of Medicine / Bellevue Hospital Center
Michael Paasche-Orlow, MD, MPH, Professor at Boston University School of Medicine and Editor-in-Chief for Health Literacy Research and Practice.
Closing speaker is Annie Griffiths, National Geographic Photographer and Executive Director of Ripple Effect Images
Pre-conference speakers include:
Sabrina Kurtz-Rossi, M.Ed., Assistant Professor for the Department of Public Health and Community Medicine at Tufts University School of Medicine
Audrey Riffenburgh, Ph.D., President of Plain Language Works and Founding Member of Clear Language Group.
The conference also includes twenty-five breakout sessions and a posters presentation.
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2019 CCAE State Conference
April 25-27, 2019
Sheraton San Diego Hotel & Marina
San Diego, California
Collaborate with your colleagues from around the state on April 25-27, 2019 in San Diego, California at the Sheraton San Diego Hotel & Marina.
Learn about new best practices and receive targeted training from state- and national-level speakers. Ten strands–comprised of more than 100 breakout sessions–will be offered, providing valuable, state-of-the-art training that you will be able to bring back to your adult ed program!
Join more than 1,000 conferees and enjoy numerous networking opportunities with your peers in adult education and around the state. Registration for the 2019 CCAE State Conference is now open!