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The Preston Medical Library is offering Scholarships for librarians to attend the Second Annual Health Literacy Summit. These scholarships are provided through NNLM/SEA funding and cover the cost of event registration.

To apply for scholarship:  http://preston.libguides.com/c.php?g=223914&p=4194574<https://na01.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=http%3A%2F%2Fpreston.libguides.com%2Fc.php%3Fg%3D223914%26p%3D4194574&data=01%7C01%7CSOelschl%40utmck.edu%7C5346e2d7071d40b0aa3508d466f76b51%7Caa72ecc9aba94cf5b980b2abebe86276%7C0&sdata=Kziof9M5GIyf2VUn%2BNlu2FzWmK9uNWWqabVB0FS9KVc%3D&reserved=0>

Hospital and academic medical librarians interested in helping to improve patient engagement and outcomes by improving the health literacy attributes of their organizations should consider attending
For more information, agenda, and to register http://gsm.utmck.edu/cme/Literacy2017/<https://na01.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=http%3A%2F%2Fgsm.utmck.edu%2Fcme%2FLiteracy2017%2F&data=01%7C01%7CSOelschl%40utmck.edu%7C5346e2d7071d40b0aa3508d466f76b51%7Caa72ecc9aba94cf5b980b2abebe86276%7C0&sdata=fnxfY7RVKO8rnR1%2FjTvxmrsVEJHPd8uaBuntdGmwmJs%3D&reserved=0>


Our main speakers:
Cynthia Baur, PhD<https://na01.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=https%3A%2F%2Fsph.umd.edu%2Fnews-item%2Fcenter-health-literacy-welcomes-dr-cynthia-baur-new-director&data=01%7C01%7CSOelschl%40utmck.edu%7C5346e2d7071d40b0aa3508d466f76b51%7Caa72ecc9aba94cf5b980b2abebe86276%7C0&sdata=adrn79zBD8fQUzZC6kmwl4qQa10dWEilm3aAvTToezg%3D&reserved=0>
Director, University of Maryland School of Public Health Horowitz Center for Health Literacy
Topic: "Ten Attributes of Health Literate Health Care Organizations"

Dr. Rima E. Rudd<https://na01.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.hsph.harvard.edu%2Frima-rudd%2F&data=01%7C01%7CSOelschl%40utmck.edu%7C5346e2d7071d40b0aa3508d466f76b51%7Caa72ecc9aba94cf5b980b2abebe86276%7C0&sdata=hA0aHY%2F15pUIjllIAHGv0cLKmv%2BSIsAEDc4IW1UGSAw%3D&reserved=0>, PhD
Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
Topic: "The Health Literacy Environment of Hospitals and Health Centers"
If you have questions please feel free to call me, I would love to talk to you!

Sandy Oelschlegel, MLIS, AHIP
Director, Associate Professor
Health Information Center<https://na01.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.utmedicalcenter.org%2Fhealth-information-center%2F&data=01%7C01%7CSOelschl%40utmck.edu%7C5346e2d7071d40b0aa3508d466f76b51%7Caa72ecc9aba94cf5b980b2abebe86276%7C0&sdata=NI4BAvU9EMOjUGblrUJ0qRBumRHpAlH6WeXdPZ%2BeTew%3D&reserved=0>
Preston Medical Library<https://na01.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=http%3A%2F%2Fgsm.utmck.edu%2Fmed_library%2Fmain.htm&data=01%7C01%7CSOelschl%40utmck.edu%7C5346e2d7071d40b0aa3508d466f76b51%7Caa72ecc9aba94cf5b980b2abebe86276%7C0&sdata=3E5awap0eRWlQIkiYCTIwMpX9lwjnA8sXNza7bQe1ww%3D&reserved=0>
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