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SCRLC Webinar: Effective Health Communication and Health Literacy – Understanding the Connection
September 20, 2022 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm EDT
How are health communication and health literacy connected? How can you be more effective in providing health information to consumers, patients, clients, library patrons and your community? This 1 hour webinar introduces the concepts of health literacy and health communication, outlines components of clear health communication, and identifies online resources from NLM, government agencies and other recognized resources for health literacy and health communication.
Define health literacy
Describe universal precautions for health literacy
Name 3 components of clear health communication
Identify 3 online resources you can use as tools to promote health literacy
Presenter: Sean Corning (they/them), Education & Outreach Coordinator | Network of the National Library of Medicine, Region 7