Health Literacy Conference

Save the Date
October 25 – 26, 2018
University of Maryland – College Park Campus
Join us in exploring innovative approaches to improving health literacy!

Email us for agenda updates at healthlitconf@iha4health.org
Registration to open July 2, 2018

Brought to you by:
IHA, CommunicateHealth and Horowitz Center for Health Literacy, University of Maryland


Health Literacy Conference


Health Literacy Specialist Job Description/Certificate Program

We’re excited to announce the creation of a new Health Literacy Specialist Job Description. Also, the first phase of establishing an accredited Health Literacy Specialist Certificate Program has begun. Download the Job Analysis Executive Summary to read about the 18-month process that led to the creation of the job description, and the justification for designing the certificate program.


Job Description/Certificate Program


Plain Language Writing for Health Literacy and Health Equity

The 2018 3-Day Advanced Workshop for Writers and Designers
See what past attendees have to say about the workshop!

For More Information Click here.

For Testimonials Click here.


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HLRP: Health Literacy Research and Practice

Health Literacy Research and Practice (HLRP) is a forum for the dissemination of high-quality behavioral and clinical research that will bridge research with best practices.

Call for Papers

Submit a manuscript or view the Information for Authors at www.hlrpjournal.org
Author fees for 2018 submissions are being waived through scholarships provided by IHA.


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What to do health books by IHA

Give your members our easy-to-read What To Do For Health books

  • Reduces unnecessary ER/office visits
  • 7 titles — in English, Spanish, more
  • Teacher Training Manuals available
write and design services at IHA

Take advantage of our health literacy expertise

  • Rewrite/Redesign Service
  • Systems change — integrate health literacy into your organization’s culture
  • Instructional design/Field testing/Focus groups/more
La Habra Family Resource Center

Learn about our initiatives

  • Journal of Health Literacy
  • La Habra Family Resource Center
  • Community Benefit Connect
  • Health insurance enrollment
  • Covered OC Collaborative

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