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National Academy of Sciences Presents: Addressing Health Misinformation Through Health Literacy Practices: A Virtual Workshop
Wednesday 29 July 2020 Attend
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Eastern Time 1pm - 2pm

Speaker Nat Gyenes

The Roundtable on Health Literacy will convene a 75-minute virtual workshop, exploring the rise in health misinformation and examining health literacy strategies to address health misinformation among various populations, especially as it relates to COVID-19.

Speakers include:

  • Kate Starbird, PhD, Associate Professor, Human Centered Design & Engineering, University of Washington
  • Nat Gyenes, MPH, Lead of the Digital Health Lab, Meedan
  • Briony Swire-Thompson, PhD, Senior Research Scientist, Network Science Institute, Northeastern University and Harvard Institute for Quantitative Social Sciences
  • Sylvia Chou, PhD, MPH, Program Director, Health Communication and Informatics Research Branch, Behavioral Research Program, National Cancer Institute

Please note that the National Academies is not affiliated with any association or organization to offer continuing education (CE) credit.

This webinar will be recorded and live-captioned. The webinar recording and transcripts will be posted on this page.

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