I am speaking followed by the renowned health literacy expert, Janet Ohene-Frempong.
Abstract of my talk:
Preview of my talk
Covid is, what I call, a “concentrated encounter” – a time of extremely distilled significances. In such times the submerged fault lines of social inequality now are seen as chasms.
When it comes to how we curate (gatekeep) health information for low health literate folks, how are we not perpetuating a great divide by limiting vocabulary, using stilted sentences, or even forsaking print for pictograms?
Hope you can join us. :)