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Archive Videos: Wisconsin Health Literacy Summit

The following was posted on the BHIC Blog. http://ow.ly/5DqQk Health Literacy Wisconsin has placed videos of the 4th Annual Wisconsin Health Literacy Summit online. The summit was held in April, 2011. Online videos include Cindy Brach MPP, Agency for Health … Continue reading

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Inaugural Ohio Health Literacy Conference on Oct. 11-13, 2011

The following was posted by the AMA Foundation on Health Literacy. Registration is now open for the inaugural Ohio Health Literacy Conference on Oct. 11-13 in Cleveland. The conference aims to increase health literacy awareness, share resources to improve health … Continue reading

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Impact of Low Health Literacy

Low Health Literacy Linked to Higher Risk of Death and More Emergency Room Visits and Hospitalizations http://www.ahrq.gov/news/press/pr2011/lowhlitpr.htm Low health literacy in older Americans is linked to poorer health status and a higher risk of death, according to a new evidence … Continue reading

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Health Literacy Coalition Models

For those who may be attending the Wisconsin Health Literacy Summit, April 11-13,   this information was posted on the HealthLiteracy Listserv by Michele Erikson; Executive Director; Wisconsin Literacy, Inc.; Madison, WI    “Hello Friends and Colleagues in Health Literacy, Wisconsin … Continue reading

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4th Biennial Wisconsin Health Literacy Summit

This announcement was posted on the HealthLiteracy Listserv.   Registration is now open for the 4th Biennial Wisconsin Health Literacy Summit on April 12-13, 2011 in Madison, WI.  This event will feature Keynote Speaker Richard H. Carmona, M.D., M.P.H., FACS, a … Continue reading

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Health Literacy Conferences

The following was posted on the BHIC Blog. 4th Biennial Wisconsin Health Literacy Summit http://www.healthliteracywisconsin.org/events.jsp April 12-13, 2011 Alliant Energy Center, Madison, WI Health Literacy Wisconsin, a division of Wisconsin Literacy, Inc., and the Wisconsin Research and Education Network (WREN) … Continue reading

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Call for Proposals – 4th Biennial Wisconsin Health Literacy Summit – April 12-13, 2011

Health Literacy Wisconsin and the Wisconsin Research and Education Network (WREN) are now accepting proposals for the 4th Biennial Wisconsin Health Literacy Summit, to be held April 12-13, 2011 in Madison.  The submission deadline is Nov. 15, 2010. Presentations may … Continue reading

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Call for Proposals: 4th Biennial Wisconsin Health Literacy Summit

The following was posted on the HealthLiteracy listserv.   Health Literacy Wisconsin, a division of Wisconsin Literacy, Inc. and the Wisconsin Research and Education Network (WREN) are pleased to announce the Call for Proposals for the 4th Biennial Wisconsin Health … Continue reading

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4th Wisconsin Health Information Outreach Summit – Health Literacy – Update and Website

On August 11, the 4th Wisconsin Health Information Outreach Summit – Health Literacy, was held in Wausau, Wisconsin.       Highlights of the Summit are included here.       Click on the following link: http://aspiruslibrary.org/literacy/Summit2010/Home.html

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Health Literacy Summit – August 11, Wausau,WI

For those in the Wausau, WI area in August… Health Literacy Summit Date: August 11, 2010, at NTC, Wausau, WI Time: 8:00 – 4:00 Fee: $26.00 (includes lunch) Gift: Everyone will be receiving a copy of the AMA kit “Health … Continue reading

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