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The 2nd European Health Literacy Conference is coordinated and organised by the Organising committee based at Aarhus University. For the scientific part of the programme the Scientific committee has evaluated submitted abstracts to ensure relevance and quality according to the theme of the conference: health literacy in populations and settings - developing the research base.

Organising committee

  • Helle Terkilsen Maindal, Aarhus University

  • Gill Rowlands, Aarhus University

  • Kirsten Vinter-Jensen, Aarhus University

  • Anne Bo, Aarhus University

  • Linda Edge, Aarhus University

  • Kristine Sorensen, Maastricht University


Scientific committee

  • Helle Terkildsen Maindal, Aarhus University, Denmark

  • Kristine Sorensen, Maastricht University, Netherlands

  • Jürgen Pelikan, Ludwig Boltzmann Institute Health Promotion Research, Austria

  • Stephan Van den Broucke, Université Catholique de Louvain, Belgium

  • Zofia Slonska, Cardinal Stefan Wyszynski Institute of Cardiology, Poland

  • Gerardine Doyle, University College Dublin, Ireland

  • Lars Kayser, Copenhagen University, Denmark

  • Luis Saboga-Nunes, School of Public Health Lisbon, Portugal

  • Kjell Sverre-Pettersen, Oslo and Akerhus University College of Applied Science, Norway

  • Holger Penz, Carinthia University of Applied Sciences, Austria

  • Diane Levin-Zamir, Haifa University/CLALIT, Israel

  • Alexandra Joves-Vranes, Belgrade University, Serbia

  • Gill Rowlands, Aarhus University, Denmark


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