Agenda-Tuesday, November 2, 2021

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Tuesday, November 2
All times are Eastern Standard Time

Poster Session
All posters will be available throughout the conference for viewing starting on Monday November 1.

10:30 – 11:30  (EST)

Keynote: Health Literacy; another social determinant of health

Clyde W. Yancy, MD, MSc

Keynote Speaker

11:30 – 12:30  (EST)

Oral Abstract Session #1

Understanding Critical Health Literacy: Theoretical and Measurement Issues

Eliza Wong

Assessment of Internet-based Medicaid Enrollment Materials and Resources

Lorraine Wallace

Mitigating infodemics: The relationship between news exposure and trust and belief in COVID-19 fake news and social media spreading

Dima Hadid

A Visual-based Universal Symptom Capture App for Patients with Low Health Literacy

Aziza Ismail

Oral Abstract Session #2


Chelsea Dade

A systematic review of community interventions aimed at improving health literacy of parents/caregivers of children

Samantha Belfrage

Effectiveness of an Interprofessional Education Curriculum to Teach Health Literacy Best Practices at an Academic Medical University

Jennifer Gan

Empowerment may Mediate the Relationship between Health Literacy and Advocacy

Laura Koo

12:30 – 1:30  (EST)

Oral Abstract Plenary #3

Cindy Brach

Prescriber’s Understanding of Data Displays of Clinical Trial Information: A Systematic Review of the Literature

Jessica DeFrank

Contributions of Health Information Accessibility to Health Literacy among Deaf Individuals

Samantha Ratakonda

Measuring Health Literacy in Rhode Island

Carol Cummings

Addressing health literacy in patient decision aids: an update from the International Patient Decision Aid Standards

Danielle Muscat

1:30 – 1:40 (EST)


1:40 – 2:30 (EST)

Networking Session

Topic area experts lead discussions in the following areas:

  • Shonna Yin & Andrea Morrison: Health Literacy & Child Health
  • Michael Wolf: Aging Research
  • Michael Paasche-Orlow: Health Literacy Measurement

2:30 – 3:30 (EST)

Workshop A: HCEA Patient Education Guidelines for Health Professionals: Understanding the Evidence and Putting into Action

Carolyn Cutilli

Janette Helm

Workshop B (webinar): Writer's Workshop–Applying Inclusive Gender Language to Health Education and Communication

3:30 – 5:00 (EST)

Panel D: Digital Health Literacy - New Directions

Panel E: Organizational Health Literacy: Operationalizing Healthy People 2030 Goals

5:00 – 5:15  (EST)


Michael Paasche-Orlow