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April 21, 2017 | 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Category: Seminar
Location: Western Michigan University
College of Health and Human Services
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
Cost: $30 Live Webinar

This webinar will call for health professionals' action on increasing health literacy. It will draw on research about the correlations between health literacy and health outcomes and demonstrate the systemic nature of the prob-lem. Participants will then be introduced to the variety of approaches individual health care professionals can take to increase health literacy. Participants will also be exposed to the ways that health care organizations can address the problem and how addressing health literacy makes good business sense to a health organization.


Michigan Social Work CE hours: 2.0
This continuing social work education activity is sponsored by Western Michigan University School of Social Work is an approved provider with the Michigan Continuing Education Collaborative. Approved Provider Number; MICEC. For full CE Credit, participants will be required to sign in and out, provide their Michigan Social Worker identifica-tion number and complete a course evaluation.
Pending 2.0 CHES Continuing Education.
Presenters:
Chris Trudeau, J.D., Law Professor Western Michigan University Cooley Law School
Doris Ravotas, Ph.D. Program Coordinator, Interdisciplinary Health Services

For more information about this event, please contact Eriz Hughley at (616) 771-9847 or Rosario.hughey@wmich.edu.