From Ideas to Action: Updates and Moving Forward
Keele Hall, Keele University, ST5 5BG
Friday 24th June 2016
The Health Literacy Group (Stoke-on-Trent) held a hugely successful half-day workshop and networking event, with a series of presentations on health literacy initiatvies in Stoke-on-Trent. A small-group discussion also explored strategies and future actions to further promote the health literacy agenda in Stoke-on-Trent. A full account of the day can be read here.
Digital Participation and Health Literacy - Save the date!
De Montfort University, Leicester,
Friday 28th October 2016, 10.30-3.00pm
We are delighted to invite you to our next seminar which will focus on the intricate link between digital participation and health literacy. The seminar will include presentation of research and award-winning innovations on digital literacy and the use of online technology, such as mobile apps and 3D Virtual World Second Life, to promote health literacy. There will be plenty of opportunity for discussion and sharing of good practice.
Confirmed speakers include:
Jonathan Berry and Bob Gann, NHS England
Prof Richard Hall and Lucy Atkins, De Montfort University
Dr Evelyn McElhinney, Glasgow Caledonian University
Diana Bird, Shipley College
Who might attend?
Anyone with an interest in health literacy, digital technology and engagement. Health practitioners, educators and researchers are particularly encouraged to take part.
This event is free for up to 10 students and staff from De Montfort University.
Other delegates are charged £50 to cover lunch and refreshments.