Category Archives: Public Health

NLM Releases “The Public Health Film Goes to War”

http://www.nlm.nih.gov/news/hmd_war_movies.html The National Library of Medicine (NLM) has created a new online resource, “The Public Health Film Goes to War” that features 18 rare films on public health in wartime. Advertisements

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Surgeon General’s Perspectives for Improving Health by Improving Health Literacy

http://bit.ly/hVjDxg Public Health Reports Volume 125, Issue 6 Regina M. Benjamin, MD, MBA, VADM, USPHS Surgeon General “As clinicians, what we say does not matter unless our patients are able to understand the information we give them well enough to … Continue reading

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The Nation’s Health

Award-Winning Public Health Newspaper Launches New Web Site http://www.apha.org/about/news/pressreleases/2010/NatsHlthSite.htm The American Public Health Association (APHA) has launched a new website for the public health newspaper, The Nation’s Health.

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Health Literacy Burden in Healthcare Podcast

Posted on BHIC Blog, May 5th, 2009 by siobhan | http://tinyurl.com/dlvwvfIn this podcast, Dr. Rima Rudd, Senior Lecturer on Society, Human Development, and Health at the Harvard School of Public Health talks with Helen Osborne, President of Health Literacy Consulting, … Continue reading

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2009 Nebraska Public Health Conference – Lincoln, NE

The 2009 Nebraska Public Health Conference — Prevent, Promote, Protect: Working Toward a Healthier Nebraska will be held April 8 – 9, 2009; at the Cornhusker Marriott Hotel; 333 South 13th Street; Lincoln, Nebraska. The Conference brochure can be found … Continue reading

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