You won't want to miss this line-up!
Join us April 1 - 3, 2019, for the Wisconsin Health Literacy Summit in Madison, WI.
You'll hear from respected experts in the field who take us beyond our everyday discussions and broaden our scope on health literacy. From community health to academia, literacy to communication, and many other professions, the summit theme focuses on "a sharper view through the lens of health literacy".
Check out these nationally known health literacy experts who already have committed for plenary sessions (more to come):
Dean Schillinger, MD
Professor of Medicine, University of California-San Francisco
Founding Director, Center for Vulnerable Populations, Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital
Perri Klass, MD
Professor of Journalism and Pediatrics, New York University
National Medical Director, Reach Out and Read
Shonna Yin, MD, MSc
Associate Professor of Pediatrics and Population Health at the NYU School of Medicine / Bellevue Hospital Center
Michael Paasche-Orlow, MD, MPH
Professor, Boston University School of Medicine
Editor-in-Chief, Health Literacy Research and Practice
Annie Griffiths (
National Geographic Photographer
Executive Director, Ripple Effect Images
Pre-Conference Session Speakers:
Sabrina Kurtz-Rossi, M.Ed.
Assistant Professor, Department of Public Health and Community Medicine
Tufts University School of Medicine
Audrey Riffenburgh, Ph.D.
President, Plain Language Works
Founding Member, Clear Language Group
*Requests for Proposals for breakout sessions will be sent in mid-October!