Monthly Archives: September 2014

Institute of Medicine Roundtable on Health Literacy Workshop Summary

At the Institute of Medicine Roundtable on Health Literacy last November, Arkansas Department of Health’s Medical Director for Immunizations and Medical Advisor for Health Literacy and Communication, Dr. Jennifer Dillaha gave a presentation about ADH’s efforts to address low health literacy.

Implications of Health Literacy for Public Health is the summary of that workshop convened by the Institute of Medicine Roundtable on Health Literacy in November 2013 that focused on the implications of health literacy for the mission and essential services of public health.

Check it out here!: Implications of Health Literacy for Public Health:  

 

 

September Meeting

The next Partnership for Health Literacy in Arkansas meeting will be Friday, September 19th from 1:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. in the Arkansas Department of Health Auditorium in the Markham Street office. See the calendar.

Our theme for this meeting is Health Literacy for the Health System: Identifying Patients with Low Health Literacy. Kristie Hadden. PhD, UAMS Center for Health Literacy will be speaking.

Video teleconferencing is available. If you are interested, please contact Kristina Godfrey at [email protected] Below is the agenda for the meeting, as well as handouts that the speaker will use.

PHLA Partnership Meeting Agenda 09-19-14 (2)

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