Conference Programme

Wednesday 13 March 2019

Registration

Location: UCD Lochlann Quinn School of Business

13:00 - 15:00

4EHLC Secretariat

14:00 - 16:00

Collective health literacy - Empowering communities to become health Literate
(open for all)

The workshop will explore the relationships and approaches between health care systems and community based activities, peer support and evidenced based approaches to improve health literacy. This session will explore an existing mature model already operating and look at how approaches to improve health literacy have been developed and the impact they have had on health outcomes, services and financial return on investment.

Jim Phillips, Jeni Bremner, Center for Empowering Patients and Communities

15:00 - 17:00

Health literacy – an introduction: what is health literacy and why is it important?

(open for all)

This workshop is for people who are new to health literacy and people who wish to have a brush up regarding the concept before the conference starts. The workshop introduces the concept of health literacy, the measurement of health literacy and how health literacy can be implemented at individual as well as organizational levels. The workshop forms a basis for health literacy discussions regarding research, policy, and practice that will be taking place during the main conference.

Mirjam Fransen, Amsterdam UMC, University of Amsterdam and Health Literacy Europe

Pre-Conferences

Location: UCD Lochlann Quinn School of Business

14:00 - 18:00

Health literacy in children and adolescents (open for all)

This pre-conference workshop aims at discussing recent developments, empirical findings and future opportunities and obstacles regarding health literacy in children and adolescents.

HLCA consortium

 

European eHealth Literacy Network meeting (open for all)

The network is currently an informal structure that includes all interested in working in the area of eHealth literacy either from a cultural, socio-technical, public health or clinical approach. The network intends to meet twice a year and facilitate collaboration across Europe.

Lars Kayser, European Network for eHealth Literacy

Registration

Location: UCD Lochlann Quinn School of Business

08:30 - 17:00

4EHLC Secretariat

Thursday 14 March 2019

Official Conference Grand Opening

Location: UCD Sutherland School of Law L023

  • Prof. Mark Rogers, Deputy President, University College Dublin, Ireland.

  • Laura Magahy, Executive Director, Slaintecare Programme, Department of Health, Ireland.

  • Dr. Kremlin Wickramasinghe, World Health Organization European Office.

  • Prof. Peter Chang, Ombudsman, Vice-president, International Health Literacy Association, Taiwan.

  • Prof. Diane Levin-Zamir, International Union of Health Promotion and Education (IUHPE) Global Working Group on Health Literacy, Israel.

  • Susie Gibbons, UCD Ad Astra Performing Scholar (Soprano).

 

Moderator: Professor Gerardine Doyle

09:00 - 09:30

Plenary Session A With Keynote Speaker

Location: UCD Sutherland School of Law L023

09:30 - 10:00

Health Literate Health Care: Making the Vision a Reality

Moderator: Professor Cecily Kelleher

Cindy Brach, the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ),

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)

Group photo of conference delegates

Location: UCD Lochlann Quinn School of Business

10:00 - 10:10

-

Tea / Coffee Break

Location: Ground Floor, UCD Lochlann Quinn School of Business

10:10 - 10:30

-

Symposia

Location: UCD Lochlann Quinn School of Business

10:30 - 12:00

Improving quality of care for patients with limited health literacy (18)

Pr. Jany Rademakers, Nivel, Utrecht and Maastricht University, Netherlands, Dr. Monique Heijmans, Nivel, Utrecht, Netherlands, Dr. Mirjam Fransen, Amsterdam University Medical Centre, the Netherlands.
 

The Crystal Clear Mark: Building Literacy Friendly Pharmacies in Ireland (37)

Dr. Doris Ravotas, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, United States, Helen Ryan, National Adult Literacy Agency, Dublin, Ireland.


The Action Network on Measuring Population and Organizational Health Literacy (M-POHL) of WHO Europe's Health Information Initiative (EHII): an introduction (49)
Dr. Christina Dietscher, Austrian Ministry Of Labour, Social Affairs, Health And Consumer Protection, Austria, Prof. Gerardine Doyle, University College Dublin, Ireland, Christopher Le, Norwegian Directorate of Health, Norway, Dr. Maria Lopatina,, National Medical Research Centre for Preventive Medicine, Russian Federation, Pr. Jürgen Pelikan, Austrian Public Health Institute (GÖG), Austria, Pr. Gill Rowlands, University of Newcastle, United Kingdom, Dr. Claudia Stein, World Health Organization - Regional Office for Europe, Denmark. Dr. Miguel Telo de Arriaga, Directorate-General for Health, Portugal, Pr. Stephan van den Broucke, Université Catholique de Louvain, Belgium.

Health Literacy (HL) in French-speaking countries, a new network - Conceptual, theoretical, and practical aspects of HL measurements (64)

Dr. Virginie Ringa, University Paris Saclay, France, Dr. Julien Mancini, Aix-Marseille University, France, Dr. Youssoufa M Ousseine, Aix-Marseille University, France, Dr. Alexandra Rouquette, University Paris Saclay, France, Pr Laurent Rigal, University Paris Saclay, France,Dr Xavier  Debussche, CHU Felix Guyon,  Saint-Denis, France, Pr Maryvette Balcou-Debussche, University of Reunion, Saint-Denis, France, Pr Francis Guillemin, University of Lorraine, Vandoeuvre-les-Nancy, France, Dr Jonathan Epstein, University of Lorraine, Vandoeuvre-les-Nancy, France, Christine Hassler, University Paris Saclay,, France.
 

Bridging the gap between health literacy research and education: development and evaluation of a European health literacy education program (70)

Dr. Andrea F.  De Winter, University Medical Center Groningen, the Netherlands, Dr.  Margot Jager, University Medical Center Groningen. the Netherlands, Dr.  Jane Sixsmith, NUI Galway, Ireland, Dr.  Amanda Whittal, Jacobs University Bremen, Germany, Dr.  Cinzia  Giammarchi,, Regional Health Agency, Marche Region, Ancona, Italy,  Dr.  Roberta Papa, Regional Health Agency, Marche Region, Ancona, Italy.
 

Organisational health literacy – system -level health literacy response approaches for health care services working with non-communicable diseases (116)

Pr. Jürgen M.  Pelikan, Austrian Public Health Institute, Vienna, Austria, Pr. Helle Terkildsen Maindal, Aarhus University, Denmark, Dr. Peter Nowak, Austrian Public Health Institute, Vienna, Austria, Mag. Eva   Leuprecht, Austrian Public Health Institute, Vienna, Austria, Dr. Christina Dietscher, Ministry of Health, Vienna, Austria, Dr. Anna Aaby, Aarhus University, Denmark, Nanna Husted Jensen, Aarhus University, Denmark.
 

WHO National Health Literacy Demonstration Projects (NHLDPs): European Action Network for intervention development and implementation (130)

Pr. Helle Terkildsen Maindal, Aarhus University, Denmark, Pr. Maria Isabel Loureiro, New University of Lisbon, Portugal, Dr. Anna Aaby, Aarhus University, Denmark, Mark M. Bakker,  Maastricht University Medical Center (MUMC+), the Netherlands, Pr. Annelies  Boonen, Maastricht University Medical Center (MUMC+), the Netherlands, Dr. Christine R Borge, University of Norway , Oslo, Norway,  Pr. Xavier  Debussche, Reunion University Hospital, Saint-Pierre, Reunion, France, Dr. Peter Kolarcik, P.J. Safarik University, Kosice, Slovakia, P Schoon, Maastricht University Medical Center (MUMC+), the Netherlands, A Wahl, Institute of Health and Society, the Medical Faculty, University of Norway , Oslo, Norway, Roy Batterham, Deakin University, Melbourne, Australia, Pr. Richard Osborne,  WHO Collaborating Centre for Health Literacy, Deakin University, Melbourne, Australia, Tim Collins, Irish Heart Foundation, Laura Hickey, Irish Heart Foundation, Janis Morrisey, Irish Heart Foundation, Ireland, Maria Lopatina, Ministry of Health of the Russian Federation, Russia

Lunch break

Location: Ground Floor, UCD Lochlann Quinn School of Business

12:00 - 13:00

Poster Exhibition
Location: First Floor, UCD Lochlann Quinn School of Business
Researchers present their posters

 

International Health Literacy Association Forum (open for all)

Kristine Sørensen, International Health Literacy Association
 

Health Literacy Explorer Forum - networking for PhD-students and young professionals
Eva Denysiuk, Laryn McLernon, Health Literacy Explorers and Health Literacy Europe

 

UCD Healthy Ireland Woodland Walk (Guided tour 12.30-13.00)
University College Dublin

Oral Research Presentations A

13:00 - 15:00

1. Health literacy and non-communicable diseases (I)

Moderator: Dr. Jane Sixsmith


(6) Prevalence of Limited Health Literacy and Associated Factors in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus in Malaysia: A Cross-Sectional Study
Ass. Pr. Dr. A. Abdullah, University Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Ass. Pr.  Dr. S.M. Liew, University Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Pr.  C.J. Ng, University Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Dr S. Ambigapathy, Buntong Health Clinic, Kinta Health Department, Ipoh, Malaysia,  Dr. V.  Paranthaman, Greentown Health Clinic, Kinta Health Department, Ipoh, Malaysiah,  As. Pr. Dr K. Chinna, School of Medicine, Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, Taylor’s University, Subang Jaya, Malaysia.

(50) Patient-centred communication and health literacy demands in type 2 diabetes: facilitating and constraining factors in clinical encounters
Dr. Dagmara Paiva, Liliana Abreu, Ana Azevedo, Susana Silva, Universidade do Porto, Portugal.

(42) The association between health literacy and health care utilisation in persons with coronary heart disease in Malta
Dr. Jason Attard, Dr. Daniel Cauchi, Prof. Neville Calleja, Dr. Charmaine Gauci, Ministry For Health, Malta.

(106) Heart Skills - A health literacy profile of 161 people referred to cardiac rehabilitation
Dr. Anna Aaby, Pr. Helle Terkildsen Maindal, Aarhus University, Denmark.

(120) Do Health Literacy Interventions Impact Health Outcomes in Patients with Chronic Conditions? A Systematic Review and Meta Analysis
Eimear Connolly, Eilish Sweeney, Ella Lacey, Ms Emma Loftus

 

2. Health literacy and self-management
Moderator: Dr. Celine Murrin

(12) Association between health literacy and medication beliefs in a Dutch medication-using population
Boudewijn Visscher, University of Applied Sciences Utrecht, Utrecht, Netherlands, Dr. Bas Steunenberg, University of Applied Sciences Utrecht, Utrecht, Netherlands, Dr. Hanneke Zwikker, Dutch Institute for Rational Use of Medicine, Utrecht, Netherlands, Pr. dr. Jany Rademakers, NIVEL (Netherlands institute for health services research), Utrecht, Netherlands, Dr. Rob Heerdink, University of Applied Sciences Utrecht, Utrecht, Netherland

(17) Beyond knowledge and understanding: health literacy as the capacity to act
Pr. Dr. Jany Rademakers, Nivel , Utrecht, Netherlands and CAPHRI / Maastricht University, Maastricht, Netherlands,  Dr. Monique Heijmans, Nivel , Utrecht, Netherlands​

(38) Patients’ and healthcare professionals’ perspectives on health literacy in relation to asthma and COPD self-management
Dr. Iris van der Heide, Netherlands Institute For Health Services Researsch, NIVEL, Utrecht, Netherlands,  Dr. Iraj Poureslami, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada, Pr. Mark FitzGerald, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada, Drs.  Jessica Shum, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada.​

(47) Associations between participation in a health-related support group and aspects of health literacy - Results from the SHILD study
Mr. Marius Haack, Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany, Dr. Gabriele Seidel, Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany, Dr. Christopher Kofahl, University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany, Dr. Stefan Nickel, University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany, Silke Kramer, Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany, Silke Werner, University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany , Pr. Dr. Olaf von dem Knesebeck, University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany Pr. Dr. Marie-Luise Dierks, Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany.​

(54) Strategy for Standardizing an Approach Toward Health Literacy
Margaret Sturdivant,Gail Shulby, Dr. Pamela  Edwards, Duke University Health System, Durham, United States of America.​

 

(81) Maternal Health Literacy in Women Attending Antenatal Clinics in Greater Beirut 

Tamar Kabakian, Mayada Kanj, Faysal  El kak, American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon

3. Health literacy and decision-making
Moderator: Dr. Laura Sahm

(28) Health literacy and decision making: self-efficacy moderators the relationship between health literacy and decision conflict in prostate cancer patients
Ms Agnella Craig, Dr David Hevey, Trinity College , Dublin, Ireland.

(61) Health literacy, numeracy and patient-reported measure of the shared decision-making process in France
Youssoufa M Ousseine, Marie-Anne  Durand, Anne-Déborah Bouhnik, Allan ‘Ben’  Smith, Dr. Julien Mancini, Aix-Marseille University, Marseille, France.​

(62) Measuring health literacy skills for decision making about colorectal cancer screening
Anke Woudstra, Amsterdam University Medical Centres, Amsterdam , The Netherlands, Mrs. Ellen Smets, 2Department of Medical Psychology, Amsterdam Public Health research institute, Amsterdam University Medical Centres, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, Henrike Galenkamp, Amsterdam University Medical Centres, Amsterdam , The Netherlands, Alexandra Dima, University Claude Bernard Lyon 1, , Lyon, France, Mirjam  Fransen, Amsterdam University Medical Centres, Amsterdam , The Netherlands.

(63) Development and evaluation of an innovative computer-based decision aid to enhance informed participation in colorectal cancer screening
Anke Woudstra,Evelien  Dekker, Tom  Broens, Ellen Smets, Mirjam  Fransen, Amsterdam University Medical Centers, Amsterdam , The Netherlands.

Effects of an easy-to- understand patient letter after hospitalisation on patient health literacy
Karen Voigt, Henna Riemenschneider, Henriette Hoffmann, Ansgar Jonietz, Antje Bergmann, Technische Universität Dresden, Germany​

 

4. Health literacy measurement
Moderator: Professor Jürgen Pelikan

(5) The European Health Literacy Survey Questionnaire: the Italian pilot of the Progetto CUORE in a population-based sample
Dr. Luigi Palmieri, Istituto Superiore di Sanità, Rome, Italy, MD Anna Acampora, Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy , Dr. Chiara Donfrancesco, Istituto Superiore di Sanità, Rome, Italy, MD Chiara Cadeddu, Istituto Superiore di Sanità, Rome, Italy,, Dr. Aldo Rosano, Istituto Nazionale per l’Analisi delle Politiche Pubbliche, Rome, Italy, Mrs. Cinzia Lo Noce, Istituto Superiore di Sanità, Rome, Italy, MD Simona Giampaoli, Istituto Superiore di Sanità, Rome, Italy, Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy.

(94) Measuring health literacy and assessing progress using HLS-Q12: Empirically identifying and describing cumulative benchmarks for statistically different levels of performance
Mr. Øystein Guttersrud, Oslo Metropolitan University, Oslo, Norway, Mr. Kjell Sverre Pettersen, Oslo Metropolitan University, Oslo, Norway, Mrs. Hanne Søberg Finbråten, Hedmark University College, Kongsvinger, Norway​

(98) Developing a unidimensional short version of the European Health Literacy Survey Questionnaire
Dr. Hanne Finbråten, Inland Norway University Of Applied Sciences, Kongsvinger, Norway, Pr. Kjell Sverre Pettersen, Oslo Metropolitan University, Oslo, Norway, Dr. Øystein Guttersrud, Oslo Metropolitan University, Oslo, Norway​

(125) Adapting the European Health Literacy Survey Questionnaire for children aged 9 to 10 – validation results and implications
Mr. Torsten Michael Bollweg, Mr. Orkan Okan, Ms. Alexandra Fretian, Ms. Janine Bröder, Dr. Paulo Pinheiro, Pr. Dr. Ullrich Bauer. Centre For Prevention And Intervention In Childhood And Adolescence (CPI), Bielefeld University, Bielefeld, Germany.

(101) Health literacy mediates the relationship between socioeconomic status and health disparities
Dr. Vieri Lastrucci, Università degli Studi di Firenze, Firenze, Italia, Dr. Chiara Lorini, Università degli Studi di Firenze, Firenze, Italia, Dr. Virginia Vettori, Università degli Studi di Firenze, Firenze, Italia, Florence Health Literacy Research Group, Dr. Saverio Caini, Istituto per lo Studio, la Prevenzione e la Rete Oncologica (ISPRO), Firenze, Italia, Pr. Guglielmo Bonaccorsi, Università degli Studi di Firenze, Firenze, Italia.​

Development and validation of the E-healthy diet literacy scale for the general public in Taiwan
Tuyen Van Duong, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan Chia-Hui Chiu, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan, Cheng-Yu Lin,  Shih Hsin University, Taipei, Taiwan, Te-Chih Wong, Chinese Culture University, Taipei, Taiwan, Peter WS Chang,Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, USA, Shwu-Huey Yang,  Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan.

 

5. Health literate organisations
Moderator: Professor Gill Rowlands​

(9) Health literacy responsiveness perceived by information seeking cancer patients. A survey of users of the German cancer information service
Dr. Eva Maria Bitzer,  University of Education Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany, Andrea Gaisser, German Cancer Information Service, Heidelberg, Germany, Dr. Susanne Weg-Remers, German Cancer Information Service, Heidelberg, Germany.​

(33) Signs of a health literate organization? A comparative assessment of the linguistic landscapes of Austrian and Canadian hospitals
Laryn Mclernon, University Of Vienna Department Of Applied Linguistics, Innsbruck, Austria.

(91) Health Literacy in people with intellectual disabilities – Do we need a target group adapted health literacy concept?
Dr. Dirk Bruland, Cornelia  Geukes, Pr.. Dr.  Änne-Dörte Latteck, University Of Applied Sciences Bielefeld, Bielefeld, Germany.​

(126) Say What? Health Literacy! Health Literate Health Care Organisations: From Policy to One-on-one Interactions
Evi Lemmens, Jori De Coster, Pieter Vaes, Evy Meys, Sandra Martin, UC Leuven-Limburg, Belgium.​

(55) The Simplicity Complex: Where Does Simple Fit In a Complex World?
Dr. Christina Zarcadoolas, Wendy  Vaughon, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York , United States.

 

6. Digital health literacy
Moderator: Dr. Luis Saboga-Nunes

(
74) The effectiveness of health literacy Digital health literacy intervention for liver fluke prevention among secondary school students
Natnapa Padchasuwan, Khon Kaen University, Thailand, Khon Kaen, Thailand.​

(82) The association between Health Literacy, eHealth Literacy and health indicators in a multi-ethnic population
Dr. Orna Baron-Epel, University Of Haifa, Haifa, Israel, Dr Esther Brainin, Ruppin Academic Center, Israel, Dr Efrat Neter, Ruppin Academic Center, Israel.​

(114) Open-outcomes of patients´evidence with novel, do-it-yourself artificial pancreas technology
Dr. Shane O'Donnell, Dr Katarina  Braune, Dr Bryan  Cleal, Dr Ingrid  Willaing Tapager, Mr Adrian  Tappe, Ms Dana M.  Lewis, Mr Bastian  Hauck, Ms Renza  Scibilia, Ms  Elizabeth Rowley, Dr Winne Ko, Prof. Gerardine  Doyle, Prof. Kechadi Tahar, Prof Timothy Charles Skinner, Prof. Klemens  Raile, University College Dublin, Ireland​

(132) The impact of health and ehealth literacies on perception of key public health policies
Dr. Mariusz Duplaga, Karolina Sobecka, Sylwia Wójcik, Jagiellonian University Medical Colllege, Krakow, Poland.

Tea / Coffee break

Location: Ground Floor, UCD Lochlann Quinn School of Business

15:00 - 15:30

Poster Exhibition

Location: First Floor, UCD Lochlann Quinn School of Business
Researchers present their posters

Plenary session B
Location: UCD Sutherland School of Law L023

15:30 - 17:00

Panel debate on how to build health literate societies?
Moderator: Professor Stephan van den Broucke

Chair: Professor Peter Chang

Health literate citizens, Inez Bailey, National Adult Literacy Association (NALA), Ireland.

Health literate hospitals, Jürgen Pelikan, Austrian Public Health Institute (GÖG), Austria.

Health literate schools, Lena Paakkari, Finland.

Health literate cities, Anne McCusker, Belfast Healthy Cities, Northern Ireland.

Health literate companies, Cathryn E. Gunther, MSD, United States.

Health literate societies in Europe, Dr. Kremlin Wickramasinghe, World Health Organization European Office

A Health literate society for Ireland, Kate O'Flaherty, Department of Health, Head of Health and Wellbeing

Debate with conference delegates

Network and interest group meetings
Location: UCD Sutherland School of Law L023

17:00 - 18:00

IHLA executive board, committees, and interest groups: LO23

Other groups and networks: ask for rooms in the EHLC secretariat

Conference dinner and Traditional Irish Music
Location: Thomas Prior Hall

19:00 - 23:00

Buses from UCD Campus and Talbot Hotel depart to Thomas Prior Hall at 18:45

Friday 15 March 2019

Registration

Location: UCD Lochlann Quinn School of Business

08:00 - 11:00

4EHLC Secretariat

Plenary session A With Keynote Speaker

Location: UCD Sutherland School of Law L023

08:30 - 09:00

Moderator: Professor Margaret Barry,  WHO Collaborating Centre for Health Promotion Research, NUI, Galway, Ireland

Leaving no one behind – including seldom heard voices in health literate societies
Prof. Freek Spinnewijn, European Federation of National Organisations Working with the Homeless FEANTSA, European Public Health Alliance

Oral Research Presentations B

09:00 - 10:30

1. Health literacy and non-communicable diseases (II)

Moderator: Dr. Brona Fullen

(95) Improving care for patients with rheumatic diseases, using the Optimising Health Literacy and Access (Ophelia) approach

Mr. Mark Matthijs Bakker, Dr. Polina Putrik, Prof. dr. Jany Rademakers, Prof. dr. Mart van de Laar, Dr. Harald Vonkeman, Dr. Marc Kok, Drs. Hanneke Voorneveld, Dr. Maarten de Wit, Prof. dr. Rachelle Buchbinder, Prof. dr. Richard Osborne, Dr. Sofia Ramiro, Prof. dr. Annelies Boonen

(102) Health literacy and confidence in noticing Colorectal Cancer (CRC) among the general population in Malaysia

Dr. Tin Tin Su, Monash University Malaysia, Malaysia, Dr Désirée  Schliemann, Queen's University of Belfast, United Kingdom, Dr Siew Yim Loh, University of Malaya, Malaysia, Dr Maznah Dahlui, University of Malaya, Malaysia,, Dr Nor Saleha, Ministry of Health, Malaysia, 5National Cancer Society, Malaysia.Dr Saunthari  Somasundaram5, Dr Michael Donnelly, University of Malaya, Malaysia. 

(144) The impact of health literacy on screening for cervical cancer in Reunion Island (South Indian Ocean)

Rajae Touzani, Marc-Karim Bendiane, , Anne-Déborah Bouhnik, Léa  Bruneau, Dr. Julien Mancini, Pr. Laetitia Huiart, Aix-Marseille Univ, INSERM, IRD, UMR1252 SESSTIM, “Cancer, Biomedicine & Society” group, Marseille, France, Emmanuel Chirpaz, CHU de la Réunion, Unité de Soutien Méthodologique, Saint Denis, France.

(32) The role of health literacy and its mediators in the onset of chronic kidney disease

Matheus Gurgel do Amaral, Pr. Dr.  Sijmen A. Reijneveld, Dr. Bas Geboers, Pr. Dr. Gerjan Navis, Dr.  Andrea de Winter, University Of Groningen, Groningen, Netherlands.

 

2. Health literacy and migrants

Moderator: Dr. Josefin Wångdal

(13) Teach-in session: Health literacy online training in MILSA education platform for civic- and health communication for cultural mediatiors in Sweden

Dr. Josefin Wångdahl,  Uppsala Universitet, Sweden, Catarina Carlzén, the County Administry Board of Skåne, Sweden.

(27) Different aspects of health literacy assessed among adolescents with and without immigration background - results of the study “Measurement of Health Literacy Among Adolescents”

Olga Maria Domanska, Susanne Jordan, Robert Koch Institute, Berlin, Germany.

(73) Promoting Health Literacy of Socially Disadvantaged Youth with a Migration Background in Educational Settings

Stefanie Harsch, Mrs Zeynep Islertas, Pr .Dr. Uwe H. Bittlingmayer, University Of Education, Freiburg, , Germany.

(96) Health Literacy and Health Insurance Literacy among Russian-Speaking Immigrants

Uliana Kostareva, Dr.  Kristine Qureshi, Dr. Tetine Lynn Sentell, University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu, United States.

3. Health literacy and women

Moderator: Professor Diane Levin-Zamir

(51) An assessment of health literacy among women of reproductive age in a rural community in South East Nigeria

Dr. Chuka Agunwa, Dr. Ikechukwu Obi, University Of Nigeria, Enugu campus, Nigeria., Enugu, Nigeria.

(76) Evaluation of a Mixed-Methods Health Literacy Intervention with Multi-ethnic Disadvantaged Women in the Middle East

Keren Greenberg, Dr. Elisheva Leiter, Dr Maha Nubani, Nisreen Agabaria, Iva Greenshtein, Sima Wetzler, Linda Joy Pollin Cardiovascular Wellness Center for Women, Hadassah University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel, Dr. Milka Donchin, Braun School of Public Health, Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel, Pr. Chaim Lotan, Dr. Donna R Zwas, Linda Joy Pollin Cardiovascular Wellness Center for Women, Hadassah University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel, Braun School of Public Health. Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel.

(83) E-Health for women:  a web tool designed to inform women of individualized health recommendations 

Keren Greenberg, Dr. Elisheva Leiter, Dr Maha Nubani, Nisreen Agabaria, Iva Greenshtein, Sima Wetzler, Prof. Chaim Lotan, Dr. Donna R Zwas, The Linda Joy Pollin Caediovascular Wellness Center For Women, Hadassah University Medical Center, Israel, Dr. Milka Donchin, Braun School of Public Health, Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel.

4. Health literacy and children and adolescents

Moderator: Orkan Okan

(113) Health Literacy of Children and Young People – from a Conceptual Analysis towards a Target Group-Centered Definition

Janine Bröder, Mr. Orkan Okan, Torsten Bollweg, Dr. Paulo Pinheiro, Prof. Dr. Ullrich Bauer, Center for Prevention and Intervention in Childhood and Adolescence (CPI), Bielefeld University, Germany.

(121) A  patients voice in a Teenage Pregnancy Service. Health literacy demonstrated with a Clinical Midwife Specialist improving maternity services

Una O Brien, Our Lady Of Lourdes Maternity Hospital, Drogheda, Ireland.

(124) The Relationship Between Parental Health Literacy and Health Knowledge, Behaviour and Outcomes in Children

Dr. Elke Johanna de Buhr, Dr. Antje Tannen, Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Humboldt University/Free University of Berlin, Berlin, Germany.

(136) Adolescents m-health use and health literacy impact

Dr. Luis Saboga-Nunes, Inês Costa, National School of Public Health, NOVA , Portugal.

(151) Associations between health literacy and patient outcomes in adolescents and young adults with cystic fibrosis: a registry cohort study

Dr. Abi Jackson, Cystic Fibrosis Registry of Ireland, University College Dublin, Belfield, Ireland, Dr Laura  Kirwan, Cystic Fibrosis Registry of Ireland, University College Dublin, Belfield, Ireland, Dr  Sarah Gibney, Geary Institute for Public Policy, UCD Belfield, Ireland, Paulina Jeleniewska,Cystic Fibrosis Registry of Ireland, University College Dublin, Belfield, Ireland , Mr Godfrey Fletcher, Cystic Fibrosis Registry of Ireland, University College Dublin, Belfield, Ireland, Pr. Gerardine Doyle.

5. Health literacy and capacity building

Moderator:  Jaap Koot

(25) Facilitators and Barriers toThe Development Of Health Literacy Capacities Over Time: Findings From A Longitudinal Qualitative Study

Verna Mckenna, Dr Jane Sixsmith, Prof. Margaret Barry,  WHO Collaborating Centre for Health Promotion Research, NUI, Galway, Ireland

(40) An assessment of health literacy among urban clerics in southeast Nigeria

Dr. Emmanuel Obi, Dr. Chuka Agunwa, Faculty of Medical Sciences, College of Medicine, University of Nigeria Nsukka, Ituku/Ozalla, Nigeria. 

(56) Is health literacy relevant to Occupational Therapy practice?  An exploration of practitioner opinions and a review of the literature

Eva Denysiuk, Council of Occupational Therapists for the European countries (COTEC), Karlsbad, Germany, Niall Turner, School of Medicine, Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland.

(93) Communication with low health literate individuals in preconception care: Systematic development and evaluation of a training for health care professionals

Dr. Mirjam Fransen1, Drs Britt Myren2, Elmar Kamphuis1, Prof Dr Maria Van den Muijsenbergh3, Dr Ageeth Rosman4, 1Amsterdam University Medical Centres, Amsterdam Public Health Research Institute, Department of Public Health, Amsterdam , The Netherlands, 2Radboud University Medical Center, Department of Gynaecology and obstetrics, Nijmegen, The Netherlands, 3Radboud University Medical Center, Department of Primary and Community Care, Nijmegen, The Netherlands, 4Rotterdam University for Applied Sciences, Department of Health Care Studies, Rotterdam, The Netherlands.

(20) Health literacy Knowledge and Perception, and the Communication Skills of Healthcare Professionals

Dr. Perihan Elif Ekmekci, Tobb Economics And Technology University Medical School Department of History of Medicine and Ethics, Ankara, Turkey,  Dr. Müberra Devrim Güner, TOBB Economy and Technology University Medical School Department of Medical Pharmacology, Ankara, Turkey.

6. Health literacy policy

Moderator: Dr. Sarah Gibney

(14) Development, Content and Implementation of the German National Action Plan on Health Literacy 

Dr. Dominique Vogt, Hertie School Of Governance, Germany, Pr. Dr.  Doris Schaeffer, Bielefeld University, Germany, Dr.  Eva-Maria  Berens, Bielefeld University, , Germany, Dr.  Kai  Kolpatzik, AOK-Bundesverband, , Germany, Prof. Dr. Ullrich  Bauer, Bielefeld University, Germany,, Prof. Dr. Klaus Hurrelmann, Hertie School Of Governance, Germany.

(16) Children`s Health Literacy: A Systematic Policy Analysis 

Orkan Okan and Pr. Ullrich Bauer, Bielefeld University, Bielefeld, Germany, Dr. Kristine Sorensen, Global Health Literacy Academy, Risskov, Denmark.

(45) Progress in implementing national strategies and policies for health literacy in Austria-the development of the Austrian Platform Health Literacy

Jennifer Sommer, Coordination Center of the Austrian Platform Health Literacy , Vienna, Austria.

(149) European policy on health literacy and its effect on people-centred health

Eline Lubbes, Dr Lauriane Harrington, Ivana  Paccoud, Urska Kosir, On behalf of the Committee for Health Literacy and Self-Care, European Health Parliament, Brussels, Belgium

Health literacy and human rights

Pr. Peter Chang, Asian Health Literacy Association, Taiwan

7. Health literacy and active ageing 

Moderator: Dr. Laura Mackey

(22) Health literacy and active aging –  preliminary results from a study among older Finns

Dr. Johanna Eronen, Dr.  Leena  Paakkari, Dr. Erja Portegijs, Dr. Milla Saajanaho, Prof. Taina Rantanen, University of Jyväskylä, Jyväskylä, Finland

(36) Health Literacy and preferred information resources among immigrants in older age in Germany. Findings from a cross-sectional survey 

Dr. Eva-maria Berens, Bielefeld University, Bielefeld, Germany, Dr.  Dominique Vogt, Hertie School of Goverance, Berlin, Germany, Svea Gille, Bielefeld University, Bielefeld, Germany, Kristin Ganahl,  3Agency for Preventive and Social Medicine, Bregenz, Austria. , Prof. Dr.  Doris Schaeffer, Bielefeld University, Bielefeld, Germany.

Tea / Coffee Break

Location: Ground Floor, UCD Lochlann Quinn School of Business

10:30 - 11:00

-

Teach-In workshops

11:00 - 11:45

1. Teach-back on individual and group level in Sweden: experiences and outcomes from training of health professionals and cultural mediators. 

Dr. Josefin Wångdahl, Department of Health and Caring Sciences, Uppsala Universitet, Sweden. Pia Nordström, Centre for Equity in Health Care, Region Västra Götaland, Sweden. Anke Samulowitz, Centre for Equity in Health Care, Region Västra Götaland, Sweden.

2. How to respond to patients with varying health literacy strengths and limitations? A responsibilty of health professionals and institutions. 

Dr. Eva Maria Bitzer, University of Education Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany,

Andrea Gaisser, German Cancer Information Service, Heidelberg, Germany.

3. How to Build Partnerships and Programs to Serve Immigrants and Migrants. 

Doris Ravotas, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, United States.

4. Empowering Women Globally: Using Community-Based Participatory Research Approaches to Improve Health Literacy and Promote Equity. 

Elena Carbone, University of Massachusetts Department of Nutrition, Amherst, United States, Orkan Okan, Bielefeld University, Bielefeld, Germany,

Janine Jurkowski, University at Albany School of Public Health, Albany, United States.

5. Digital Health Literacy for a more Equitable and Health Literate Society – Opportunities and Challenges Throughout the Lifespan. 

Pr. Diane Levin-Zamir, University of Haifa, Haifa and Clait Health Services, Tel Aviv, Israel, Dr. Evelyn  McElhinney, Glasgow Caledonian University , Glasgow, Scotland, Pr. Gill Rowlands, Newcastle University, Newcastle, United Kingdom, Pr.. Stephan Van den  Broucke, Universite Catholique de Louvain, Louvain, Belgium.

6. IC-health: development of MOOCs to promote digital health literacy. First results and future challenges and co-creation session.

Alezandra Torres Castaño, Gobcan, El Rosario, Spain and Michelle Perello, Consulta Europa, Las Palmas, Spain.

Lunch – including specific lunch sessions

Location: Ground Floor, UCD Lochlann Quinn School of Business

11:45 - 12:30

Poster Exhibition

Location: Ground Floor, UCD Lochlann Quinn School of Business

Researchers present their posters

‘Appy hour - networking for all interested in eHealth and digital health literacy 

Eulàlia Hernández i Encuentra, Health Literacy Europe

Plenary session

Location: UCD Sutherland School of Law L023

12:30 - 13:30

Panel debate on health literacy policy development

Moderator: Dr. Kristine Sørensen

Michael Power, health literacy advocate

Dr. Christina Dietscher, Austrian Ministry Of Labour, Social Affairs, Health And Consumer Protection, Austria.

Dr. Sarah Gibney, Department of Health, Ireland.

Pr. Gill Rowlands, University of Newcastle, United Kingdom.

Dr. Miguel Telo de Arriaga, Directorate-General for Health, Portugal.

Dr. Nick Tomlinson, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD).

Dr. Claudia Stein, World Health Organization European Office (WHO).

Grand Closing With Keynote Speaker

Location: UCD Sutherland School of Law L023

13:30 - 14:30

Moderator: Professor Gerardine Doyle

 

Poster Award

Prof. Stephan van den Broucke, chair of the Scientific Committee

Keynote: Building health literate societies - future avenues

Dr. Claudia Stein, Director of the Division of Information, Evidence, Research and Innovation, the European Office of the World Health Organization

Closing remarks

Prof. Gerardine Doyle, Prof. Stephan Van den Broucke, Dr. Kristine Sørensen

 

UCD Community Choir

© 2018 by Abbey Group