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Priscilla M. Mayden Lecture

Thursday, March 28, 2013

(Times are in Mountain Standard Time)




1:00 p.m.-2:10 p.m.

Priscilla M. Mayden Lecture

Welcome and Introduction

Jean Shipman, M.S.L.S.

Director, Eccles Health Sciences Library

Mayden Lecturer

Andrew Pleasant, Ph.D

Health Literacy and Research Director, CanyonRanch Institute, Faculty Member, The Ohio State University College of Nursing

George and Dolores Eccles Institute of Human Genetics Auditorium

15 North 2030 East, 1st Floor

2:10 p.m.-2:30 p.m.

Break and Conversation

with light refreshments.

2:30 p.m.- 4:00 p.m.

Meet the Leaders Panel

Moderator: Kathleen B. Digre, M.D. Division of Headache and Neuro-Ophthalmology


  • Teresa Garrett, R.N.
    Chief Public Health Nursing Officer, Utah Department of Health
  • Jakob D. Jensen, Ph.D.
    Department of Communication, Department of Health Promotion & Education
  • Robert C. Pendleton, M.D., B.Sc (Hons), FACP
    School of Medicine, University of Utah
  • Andrew Pleasant Ph.D.
    Canyon Ranch Institute
  • Beth Young, PharmD
    College of Pharmacy, University of Utah
  • Qing T. Zeng Ph.D.
    Department of Biomedical Informatics
Friday, March 29, 2013
8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

Mayden Workshop

Health Literacy


Facilitator: Andrew Pleasant, Ph.D, Health Literacy
and Research Director, Canyon Ranch Institute,
Faculty Member, The Ohio State University College of Nursing


Roundtable Topics and Leaders

  • Clinical Care and Health Literacy led by Robert C. Pendleton
  • Prevention and Public Health led by Marty Malheiro
  • Developing and Branding Patient Education Materials led by Sherri Evershed

Spencer F. & Cleone P. Eccles Health Sciences Education Building

26 South 2000 East

Room: 3515 C



Sponsored by the Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library and the Health Literacy Interest Group.

Funding for this lecture is provided by the Priscilla M. Mayden Endowment.

Health Literacy
U of U Health