May 1 - 3 2019  ·  Hilton Orange County
IHA's 18th Annual Health Literacy Conference
IHA's 18th Annual Health Literacy Conference
Join us for 3-days of continuing education, peer networking, and exciting updates in the world of Health Literacy.
May 1 - 3 2019  ·  Hilton Orange County

IHA’s Annual Health Literacy Conference draws professionals from all over the world. This premier event offers something for everyone in the field of health and human services. Whether you work directly with the public or behind the scenes, in patient education or in research, at a small non-profit or a large corporation – the opportunities are endless.
 
This important event happens just once a year. Take this opportunity to experience IHA’s Annual Health Literacy Conference, where you can connect with your peers, learn about what’s going on in the field, and earn continuing education credits.

Agenda
12:00 AM - 12:00 PM
12:00 AM - 12:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Paid Session
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Preconference Introductory Session
9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Preconference Spotlight Session
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Preconference Spotlight Session
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Preconference Introductory Session
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Preconference Introductory Session
2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Preconference Spotlight Session
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Preconference Introductory Session
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Preconference Introductory Session
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 5:00 PM
6:00 AM - 5:00 PM
7:00 AM - 7:45 AM
7:00 AM - 7:45 AM
8:00 AM - 8:20 AM
8:00 AM - 8:20 AM
10:30 AM - 10:45 AM
10:30 AM - 10:45 AM
10:45 AM - 12:15 PM
10:45 AM - 12:15 PM
Breakout Sessions - Thursday Morning
Breakout Sessions - Thursday Morning
12:30 PM - 1:45 PM
12:30 PM - 1:45 PM
3:00 PM - 3:15 PM
3:00 PM - 3:15 PM
3:15 PM - 4:45 PM
3:15 PM - 4:45 PM
4:45 PM - 6:00 PM
4:45 PM - 6:00 PM
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 7:50 AM
7:00 AM - 7:50 AM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Speakers
Senior Vice President
TheCalifornia Endowment
President and CEO
Health Literacy Media
Speaker
Wisconsin Health Literacy
Program Manager
The Spring Institute
Director of Policy & Immigrant Initiatives
NYC Department of Health & MentalHygiene
President
CommunicateHealth, Inc.
Professor in the Department of Behavioral and Community Health (Primary), and Department of Medicine (Secondary)
University of Maryland
Vice President for Human Resources
Eger Health Care and Rehabilitation Center
Communications Director
Brightpoint Health and Community Health Action
Assistant Professor of Professional Practice
Harris College of Nursing
Videographer/Editor
Children’s Hospital Colorado
Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Deputy Director
Center on Mental Health Services Research
Patient Family Education Coordinator
Surgeon
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality Safety
Epidemiologist
University of California San Francisco
Professor
San Francisco State University
President / Chief Executive Officer
Institute for Healthcare Advancement
Kinesiologist
University Health Network
Health Education Specialist
Institute for Healthcare Advancement
Senior Lecturer on Health Literacy, Education, and Policy
Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
Owner and Founder
RiverHouse Creative
Health Communication Specialist
Booster Shot Media
Art Director
Oregon Health & Science University
Family Nurse Educator
Children’s hospital Colorado
Health Literacy Program Manager
Children’s Hospital Colorado
Associate Professor
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Ctr
Plain Language and Cross-Cultural Communications Consultant
Health Communications Expert and Instructional Designer
Clinical Assistant Professor
Ohio State University College of Medicine
Speaker
Toronto Rehabilitation Institute
DSRIP Senior Administrative Director
Staten Island University Hospital
DSRIP Project Manager
Community Health Action of Staten Island
DSRIP Director of Health Literacy
Staten Island Performing Provider System
Content Strategist
Communicate Health
Associate Program Manager
MaineHealth Education & Training Program
Program Manager
MaineHealth Education & Training Program
Assistant Professor/Senior Fellow for Health Literacy in the Institute for Patient Safety
University of North Texas Health Science Center
President
PAX Therapy and Family Services, inc
LOCATION
Hilton Orange County, 3050 Bristol Street, Costa Mesa, CA 92626
Location: Hilton Orange County, 3050 Bristol Street, Costa Mesa, CA 92626
Conference Perks

We pride ourselves on providing each conference attendee with a first-class experience. And remember, your registration includes:

  • Multiple networking opportunities, such as: interactive workshops, catered luncheons, and time to meet with your fellow conference attendees.
  • Hot breakfast buffets (on Thursday and Friday) with a variety of options to please your palate and prepare you to tackle the day.
  • Catered lunches (on Thursday) and plenty of time to break bread with your new friends.
  • Opening Night Reception (with complimentary cocktails and hors d’oeuvres) to mix and mingle while learning about what’s new in the field of health literacy.
  • Access to the Poster Session (on Thursday evening) for a chance to peruse rows of posters about current work in health literacy and meet with presenters to discuss their work.
  • Continuing education credits for a variety of professionals, such as doctors, nurses, health educators, dietitians, librarians, and more.
  • Your choice of free preconference sessions for those interested in spending an extra day at the conference.…and more!
Registration Fees
Registration TypeEarly RegistrationRegular
Standard$359$379
Non-profit*$329$349
Group**$299$319

* Non-profit rate is available for those in education, government, or nonprofit organizations.
** 3 or more from 1 organization, must register at the same time to receive group rate.