Arizona's Health Literacy 2020
Applying Health Literacy to Improve Health Outcomes
Wednesday, August 26, 2020 • 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM (MST)
Please join us for Arizona’s first health literacy conference. You will walk away from this conference with the tools to help you in your daily work and to improve your organization’s patient interactions, programs, communication, and strategies. You will learn from and take part in discussions with national and community leaders and innovators in health literacy.
This conference is brought to Arizona by the Institute for Healthcare Advancement, a not-for profit dedicated to improving health, in collaboration with the Arizona Department of Health Services, providers and agencies in the community.
Hear from over 8 speakers with expertise from a variety of community health and health literarcy principles.
Here is just a sampling. To view the full agenda, click here.
"I look forward to sharing an innovative healthcare literacy model to remove cultural barriers to care."
Jeanne F. Nizigiyimana, MSW, MA
Co-founder and Program Manager of the Refugee Women’s Health Clinic (RWHC) at Valleywise Health Medical Center
"Join me as we discuss the health risks of elderly social isolation and the effects on health literacy."
Laurie Thomas, MPA
Program Manager for Healthy Aging for Maricopa County Department of Public Health