6th AHLA Conference Topics Announced !

Membership Asian Health Literacy Association
6th Asian Health Literacy International Conference will take place On October 25th – 27th, 2018 in Taichung, Taiwan.

October 25th, 2018 – Pre-conference workshops and satellite meetings
October 26th-27th, 2018 – Conference: Keynote speeches, workshops, exhibitions, and more.

Important Dates:
February 1st, 2018 ~ July 31st, 2018 Abstract submission deadline extended.
August 20th, 2018 – Announcement of accepted submission.

AHLA is establishing academic committees and topics of focus on the following:

1. Cervical cancer prevention and HPV testing & vaccination health literacy-Worldwide perspectives

2. Health literacy for NCDs

3. Health literacy and hospice & palliative care

4. Health literacy and medication safety, misuse

5. Health literacy in media, social media, communication

6. Health literacy for aging

7. Health literacy in health rights, minorities, handicapped, migrants, and HIV care

8. Health literacy in traditional medicine, TCM

9. Health literacy in global health

10. Health literacy and patient outcome

11. Asian health literacy agenda 2018~2030

12. Integrated care between hospitals and primary care

13. Health evaluation and health literacy

14. Health literacy and skin total care in cancer patients

15. Health literacy and oral hygiene

16. Health literacy and shared decision making

17. Health literacy and health promoting hospitals

18. Health literacy and injury prevention and control

19. Health Literacy in Quality of Health in Europe, and Asia

20.Health Literacy And Infectious Diseases

Pre-Conference Workshops (1) – Health Literate Healthcare Organizations
Dr. Ming Che Tsai & Sabrina Kurtz Rossi
Pre-Conference workshops (2) – Getting health literacy into health policy
Kristine Sorensen, Don Nutbeam & Diane Levin-Zamir
Pre-Conference workshops (3) – Health literacy measurement
Duong Van Tyuen, Jürgen Pelikan, & Stephan Van den Broucke