VENUE: Long Term Conditions Alliance Scotland (LTCAS), 349 Bath Street, Glasgow, SCOTLAND G2 4AA
The Health Literacy Group UK invites you to join us for this one-day seminar where we will focus on Health Literacy in Scotland led by the Scottish Health Literacy Action Group (NHLAG). The seminar is free to HL group members & £25 to non- members.
Health literacy is defined as ‘the cognitive and social skills which determine the motivation and ability of individuals to gain access to, understand, and use information in ways which promote and maintain good health’.
This seminar is central to the aims of the Health Literacy Group (UK):
What will the seminar cover?
Who might attend?
Anyone with an interest in developing the evidence base for the importance of health literacy in improving patients’ access, understanding and use of health care services. This will include researchers and PhD students working in this or related fields, and health and educational professionals interested in developing and piloting interventions to raise the level of health literacy to support the health and well-being of different groups.
The Health Literacy Group UK is grateful for support from our sponsors MSD. MSD provided a generous grant for Major Annual Sponsorship of the UK Health Literacy Group to support annual conference, ongoing seminar series and the infrastructure costs of running the group. MSD is a global healthcare leader working to address unmet health needs. The company is known as Merck in the United States and Canada.
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