10th

EPH Conference logo

 

Sustaining resilient and
healthy communities

Stockholm, Sweden
1 - 4 November 2017

PRE-CONFERENCE WEDNESDAY 1 NOVEMBER 2017 (09:00 - 13:30) 

Stockholmsmässan

 

Health literacy and the resilient citizen in the healthy community: filling the gap between theory and health promotion research in the sustainability agenda

 

Organised by

EUPHA Sections on Health promotion, Child and adolescent public health, Bielefeld University, Centre for Prevention and Intervention in Childhood and Adolescence (CPI), European Health Promotion Research Network

Background

This preconference provides a comprehensive overview of recent developments in health promotion research. It will highlight the European Health Promotion Research Network agenda and will be a foundation moment to gather together health promotion researchers that aim at investing in a new approach. After the introduction into new research network, the preconference will be given a practical dimension, where participants can discuss the latest developments in this important branch of health promotion research.

Objectives

The preconference aims to:

Programme [download the full programme here

09:00-09:15 Introduction, opening remarks and welcome by Luis Saboga Nunes, President EUPHA Section on Health promotion; Bjarne Bruun Jensen, European Vice President of IUHPE Europe; Orkan Okan, German Health Literacy in Childhood and Adolescence Research Consortium (HLCA)

09:15-10:00 Session 1: European Health Promotion Research Network. Moderator: Ullrich Bauer, Bielefeld University, Centre for Prevention and Intervention in Childhood and Adolescents (CPI), Germany

10:00-11:00 Session 2: Key Notes on Health Promotion, Health Literacy, and Health Equity. Moderator: Orkan Okan, Bielefeld University, Centre for Prevention and Intervention in Childhood and Adolescents (CPI), Germany

11:00-11:45 Session 3: Empirical Research on Health Literacy in Childhood and Adolescence (HLCA). Moderator: Orkan Okan, Bielefeld University, Centre for Prevention and Intervention in Childhood and Adolescents (CPI), Germany

11:45-12:30 Session 4: European Health Literacy Research. Moderator: Paulo Pinheiro, Bielefeld University, Centre for Prevention and Intervention in Childhood and Adolescents (CPI), Germany

12:30-12:40 Closing remarks by Luis Saboga-Nunes, President EUPHA Section on Health promotion

12:30 End of programme, Networking lunch

Registration fee

The registration fee is € 70 which includes networking lunch and refreshments.