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Center for Health Literacy Announces New Staff

The UAMS Center for Health Literacy (CHL) is pleased to announce the addition of Alison Caballero, MPH, CHES, to our team as the director of strategic planning and new business development. In this role, Alison will lead our efforts to expand the CHL footprint through partnerships with others dedicated to improving health by addressing health […]

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Executive Director Featured by AAMC

UAMS Center for Health Literacy Executive Director,Kristie Hadden, PhD was recently featured in an article published by the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC). The article, “Say That Again? Teaching Physicians About Plain Language,” was published in the AAMC online news magazine in October and points to the importance of training doctors to speak clearly to […]

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October is Health Literacy Month!

Health Literacy Month is a time for healthcare organizations and professionals to promote the importance of health information that is easy to understand and use. October was designated as Health Literacy Month in 1999 and continues to be a yearly, worldwide, awareness-raising event. During October, the UAMS Center for Health Literacy (CHL) will be celebrating […]

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Lunch and Learn, Helping Patients Understand the Numbers in Healthcare, September 28

The UAMS Center for Health Literacy would like to invite you to join us for a Health Literacy Best Practices Lunch and Learn, “Helping Patients Understand the Numbers in Healthcare.” This Lunch and Learn is presented by Tina Moore, MEd, EdS, Director of UAMS Center for Health Literacy. Wednesday, September 28, 12:00pm – 1:00pm at the […]

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UAMS Center for Health Literacy Announces New Leadership Structure and Staff Addition

The UAMS Center for Health Literacy (CHL) is pleased to announce a new leadership structure and the addition of Katie Leath to the CHL team. Dr. Kristie Hadden, the founding CHL Director, has been promoted to Executive Director and is now the Principal Investigator for an NIH ROI grant as well as faculty in the […]

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Health Literacy Best Practices Lunch and Learn June 22 focused on Plain Language to Communicate Health Information

The UAMS Center for Health Literacy would like to invite you to join us for a Health Literacy Best Practices Lunch and Learn “Using Plain Language to Communicate Health Information” Wednesday June 22nd, 12:00pm – 1:00pm. Presented by Tina Moore, M. Ed., Ed.S, Director of UAMS Center for Health Literacy Programs and Training 1 hour CME/CPE […]

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Economic Impact of Low Health Literacy in Arkansas

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