Yvonne Adam is a Research Associate at the National Coordination Office Health Literacy. In addition, she is a Lecturer for AMIKO – Institut für Migration, Kultur und Gesundheit in Berlin. To this end, she develops and conducts trainings on transcultural competency and diversity in health and social professions. Before this she worked on projects related to school nursing and breast cancer at Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin. She also has been an Associate Lecturer at different universities of applied sciences for several years.