Category Archives: Research

Call for Articles in Journal of Health Communication: “Advancing Health Literacy Research”

“The Journal of Health Communication is accepting manuscripts for a 2011 special issue called “Advancing Health Literacy Research”.  They are seeking original manuscripts that present empirical research in the field of health literacy.  The deadline for manuscript submission is Jan. … Continue reading

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NIH Announces Health Literacy Funding Opportunities

The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) and the National Institutes of Health (NIH) have re-issued three program announcements related to understanding and promoting health literacy programs. Links to the full announcements with all details are listed below. Applications … Continue reading

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Limited English May be Life Threatening

This research announcement was posted on MedlinePlus in the Health News section.http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/news/fullstory_83354.html Having limited knowledge of English can be dangerous for people having a heart attack, new research shows.

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