5th Health Literacy UK Conference

Health Literacy: making life better

Friday 16th February 2018

Riddel Hall, Belfast, Northern Ireland

We are delighted to announce that Dr Michael McBride, the Chief Medical Officer for Northern Ireland, and Professor Don Nutbeam, Professor of Public Health, Sydney are confirmed speakers at our 5th conference.

Proposals are invited for oral presentations or posters on innovative health literacy research and practice. Abstract submission closed on 8th November.

Delegate rate for full day, including tea, coffee and lunch is £100. Click here to reserve your place, or for further enquiries please contact Sue Weir at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Winner of our Poster Competition

Towards Critical Health Literate Communities: A Qualitative Systematic Review and data synthesis of Community-Based Participatory Action Initiatives

L de Wit (1), C Fenenga (2), C Giammarchi (3), L di Furia (3), I Hutter (4), E Vittori (3), A de Winter (5), L Meijering (1)

(1)Population Research Centre, Faculty of Spacial Sciences, University of Groningen, the Netherlands

(2) Institute for Global Health and Development, Amsterdam, the Netherlands,

(3)The Regional Agency for Health (Agenzia Regionale Sanitaria), March Region, Italy

(4) International Institute of Social Studies, the Netherlands,

(5) University Medical Centre, Groningen, Department of Health Sciences, the Netherlands

Picture shows: Liesbeth de Wit