Join FLC for the First Annual Health Literacy Summit!

Join us for the 2013 Florida Health Literacy Summit.  This one-day event will provide a forum for educators, health professionals, and other interested stakeholders to engage in a dialog and share information and resources on how to effectively serve adults and families with low health literacy.
Topics covered will include:

  • Creating Plain Language Health Materials
  • The Teach-back Method for Effective Patient Communications
  • The High Cost of Low Health Literacy
  • The Health Literacy Universal Precautions Tool-kit
  • The Florida Health Literacy Initiative
  • Building Health Literate Organizations
  • The Implications of Health Literacy on Health Policy

Registration Fee:
$15 (includes lunch and parking)

Morgridge International Reading Center
University of Central Florida
4000 Central Florida Blvd. Bldg 122
Orlando, FL 32816

Date & Time:
July 26, 2013 • 9am – 3:30pm

This event is made possible through the generous support of

Health Literacy Summit Partners

Florida Nurses Association

Florida Blue

Tampa Bay Community Cancer Network (TBCCN)

Florida Department of Health-Hillsborough County

Suwannee River Area Health

Education Center, Inc.

Florida AHEC Network

Florida Public Health Association, Inc.

Florida State College at Jacksonville

West Area Adult School

Check back to this website in June for additional details on the Summit.

If you have questions, please contact Camille Davidson at
or by calling 407-246-7110.