Dr. Susan Sage Heinzelman, Director 2505 University Avenue, A4900, Burdine Hall 536, Austin Texas 78712 • 512-471-5765
"Designing e-Health Interventions for Low Health Literate Audiences"
Fri, January 25, 2008 • 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM • PAR 201
Providing health information to low health literate audiences -- those who have a difficulties obtaining, processing, and acting on health information -- is a significant challenge. Websites designed specifically to meet the needs of these audiences offer a promising avenue for educating low health literate populations. Dr. Mackert will discuss existing research in this area and possibilities for more advanced interventions.