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Programme: 18-19 November

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Wednesday November 18, 2015

Morning

08:30 – 09:00

Registration

09:00 – 10:45

Session 1: Opening Session and Keynotes

Moderator: Don Nutbeam, Vice-Chancellor, University of Southampton

09:00 – 09:10

Welcome & Introduction

Jaap Koot, University Medical Center Groningen

09:10 – 09:15

Introduction from Moderator

Moderator: Don Nutbeam, Vice-Chancellor, University of Southampton

09:15 – 09:35

Opening Presentation

HRH Princess Laurentien of The Netherlands, Founder and Honorary Chair, Stichting Lezen & Schrijven (Reading & Writing Foundation)

09:35 – 09:50

Opening Presentation

Karin Kadenbach, MEP, Member, Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety, European Parliament

09:50 – 10:20

Keynote Presentation

Dean Schillinger, UCSF Professor of Medicine and Primary Care Physician, San Francisco General Hospital

10:20 – 10:40

General Discussion

10:40 – 11:00

Break, Poster Exhibition & Information Market

11:00 – 12:30

Session 2: The Status of European Health Literacy Research

Moderator: Don Nutbeam, Vice-Chancellor, University of Southampton

11:00 – 11:40

Oral Presentations on European Initiatives

Andrea de Winter, Assistant Professor , Department of Health Sciences, University Medical Center Groningen
Jany Rademakers, Head of Research, NIVEL Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research
Stephan van den Broucke, Professor of Health Psychology at the Department of Psychology, Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences, Université Catholique de Louvain, Belgium
Kaisa Immonen-Charalambous, Director of Policy, European Patients Forum

11:40 – 11:45

Response from Patient Perspective

Sture Eriksson, Associated Professor of Geriatrics, AGE and Umeå University

11:45 – 12:30

Panel Discussion

Afternoon

12:30 – 13:30

Lunch, Poster Exhibition & Information Market

13:30 – 15:00

Session 3: Research Presentations

Participants have the choice of attending one of four parallel sessions, with oral poster presentations focusing on the following issues:

Breakout 3i: Health Literacy Service and Policy Development
Room name: Europe

Breakout 3ii: Health Literate Organisations
Room name: Budapest

Breakout 3iii: Health Literacy and Innovations in Communication
Room name: Copenhagen

Breakout 3iv: Social Determinants of Health Literacy
Room name: Dublin

15:00 – 15:30

Break, Poster Exhibition & Information Market

15:30 – 16:45

Session 4: Keynote Session - Health Literacy Communication & Innovation

Moderator: Kristine Sorensen

15:30 – 15:35

Alpha-Power Spot Project - An Introductory Video

15:35 – 15:50

Keynote Presentation

L. Suzanne Suggs, Associate Professor of Social Marketing and Head of BeCHANGE Research Group, Università della Svizzera Italiana

15:50 – 16:05

Keynote Presentation

Erik Joosten, Founder and CEO, ARION

16:05 – 16:45

General Discussion

16:45 – 17:00

Health Literacy Awards

The conference jury chaired by Prof S.A. Reijneveld, UMCG, will announce the winner of the poster/abstract awards, and the winner is invited to show their poster and deliver a short elevator pitch.

17:00 – 18:00

Networking Groups

After the conference, there will two networking groups for delegates/speakers who are interested in:

Health Literacy Explorers (for young professionals, newcomers to the field and PhD students)
Room name: Budapest

The Nordic Health Literacy Network
Room name: Copenhagen

Evening

19:30 – 22:30

Participants Dinner

Thursday November 19, 2015

Morning

08:00 – 08:30

Welcome Coffee

08:30 – 09:00

Session 5: Health Literacy During the Life Course

Jaap Koot, University Medical Center Groningen

08:30 – 08:45

Opening Presentation

Marcus Richards, Deputy Director and Programme Leader, University College London

08:45 – 09:00

Opening Presentation

Michael Wolf, Professor, Medicine and Learning Sciences, Associate Division Chief, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University

09:00 – 09:15

General Discussion

09:30 – 10:45

Session 6: Research Presentations

Participants have the choice of attending one of four parallel sessions, with oral poster presentations focusing on the following issues:

Breakout 6i: Capacity Building for Health Literacy
Room name: Europe

Breakout 6ii: Disease Management and Health Literacy
Room name: Budapest

Breakout 6iii: Measuring Health Literacy During the Life Course
Room name: Copenhagen

Breakout 6iv: Understanding Health Literacy
Room name: Dublin

10:45 – 11:15

Break, Poster Exhibition & Information Market

11:15 – 12:30

Session 7: Teach-In Sessions

Participants have the choice of attending one of four parallel sessions, with interactive teach-in presentations and discussion focussing on the following issues.

11:15 – 12:30

Health Literacy Ageing

Room name: Copenhagen
Erik Buskens, Professor of Medical Technology Assessment, University Medical Center Groningen

11:15 – 12:30

Health Literacy Children

Room name: Europe
Leena Paakkari, Senior Lecturer, Department of Health Sciences, University of Jyväskylä

11:15 – 12:30

Health Literacy Migrants

Room name: Dublin
Gudule Boland, Senior Project Lead, Prevention and Care & Safe Use of Medication Programm, Pharos

11:15 – 12:30

Health Literacy Workplace

Room name: Budapest
Marie Birk Jørgensen, Associate Professor, National Research Centre for the Working Environment

Afternoon

12:30 – 13:30

Lunch, Poster Exhibition & Information Market

13:30 – 15:00

Session 8: Translating Health Literacy Policy into Action

13:30 – 14:45

Panel Discussion

Terje Peetso, Programme Officer, Health and Well-being, DG CONNECT, European Commission
Sylvain Giraud, Head of Unit, DG Health and Food Safety, European Commission
Graham Kramer, National Clinical Lead for Self Management and Health Literacy, Scottish Government
Alexander Roediger, Director, European Union Affairs, MSD (Europe), Inc
Gunta Lazdane, Professor, Head of University Department, WHO
Moderator: Don Nutbeam, Vice-Chancellor, University of Southampton

14:45 – 14:55

Conclusions and Final Discussions

Moderator: Don Nutbeam, Vice-Chancellor, University of Southampton

14:55 – 15:00

Wrap Up & Thank You

Jaap Koot, University Medical Center Groningen

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When

Tue November 17, 2015 09.00 to
Thu November 19, 2015 17.00

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Where

Management Centre Europe

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1050 Ixelles
Brussels, Belgium

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