Advancing health literacy in GA? Please join us.

Interested in becoming a member of the Georgia Alliance for Health Literacy?  If you are advancing health literacy in Georgia, we invite you to attend our upcoming membership meeting:

When: Wednesday, June 3, 2015, 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Where: Morehouse School of Medicine, NCPC Room 207
720 Westview Drive S.W. Atlanta, GA 30310
http://www.msm.edu/about_us/visiting.php

There is a lot going on in Georgia with health literacy, and we are pleased to have the following presenters at our meeting:

Michael Crooks, Alliant Quality—Everyone with Diabetes Counts: A Program to Empower Diabetes Patients”

Rhonda Hunter, US Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services— “Health Literacy Lessons Learned in Insurance Enrollment Outreach”

Rene Esler, John Snow Inc—“HRSSA Project on Health Literacy and Young Black/African American Men who have Sex with Men (MSM)”

Henry Young, UGA School of Pharmacy— “Adopting an Easy to Read Medication Label”

Perry Mitchell, Compassion & Choices—“Plain Language Advanced Care Planning”

Roblena Walker, EMAGAHA, INC –“Perceptions of HIV/AIDS testing among urban and rural African American church members”

Whitney Griggs, Georgians for a Health Future—“Helping Newly Insured Georgians Use their Health Insurance”

Please let us know if you can join us. Click here to send us your contact information and we will put you on our mailing list as well.