Presentations


Institute of Medicine's Roundtable on Health Literacy, "Health Literacy Project for Head Start"
January 26, 2006, Washington, DC.

Turning Europe into a Healthiest Society, European Parliament, Brussels, March 4, 2009,
"A Breakthrough in Health Literacy Programs". (http://www.gowebdesign.be/elsc/podcast.htm)

Institute for Health Advancement, 8th Annual Health Literacy Conference, May 2009,
"A Breakthrough Health Literacy Program - Empowering Parents, Benefiting Children, Improving The Health Care System". Dr. Herman was the winner of "2009 IHA Health Literacy Award" for Most Innovative Health Education 7 Promotion Program.

Los Angeles County Office of Education 30th Anniversary "Invest in Hope" Symposium, October 2009, Keynote Speaker.

Institute Of Medicine Health Literacy Research Conference, October 2009
"Empowering Low-Income Parents to Reduce Excess Pediatric Emergency Room and Clinic Visits Through Health Literacy" RECEIVED: The Sabra Woolley Memorial Award for Most Highly Rated Abstract. (http://www.bumc.bu.edu/healthliteracyconference/goals/)

10th Annual UCLA CANCER PREVENTION AND CONTROL SYMPOSIUM, November, 2009,
"EAT HEALTHY-STAY ACTIVE". (http://healthequity.ucla.edu/docs/SymposiumAgendaNov4.pdf)

California Head Start Association Annual Meeting, Edward Ziegler Western Regional Research Institute, Feb 2, 2010, "Health Care Intervention to Fight Obesity". (http://caheadstart.org/2010ConfBrochure.pdf)

UCLA/ IOM Conference "HCI Understanding What Works in Improving Health Literacy Across States", November 30, 2010.

Secretary's Advisory Committee on Head Start Research and Evaluation "Empowering Parents, Benefiting Children, Creating Strong Foundations for Healthy Families", September 22, 2011

3rd Annual Health Literacy Research Conference "Pediatric Oral Health in the Czech Republic: A Family Health Literacy Approach", October 17, 2011.

International Conference on Communication in Healthcare(ICCH) "Communicating Healthy Living to Head Start Families: A National Pilot Study", October 18, 2011.

Region V Leadership and Professional Development Conference for Head Start "Health Literacy", November 3, 2011.