Health Literacy Research

Research is an essential piece of the health literacy improvement process and effective public health practice. We have provided information and tools for planning your research, identifying opportunities and barriers to improving health literacy in your organization, finding funding opportunities, and learning about current research on health literacy topics.

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The federal government supports and encourages health literacy research in several ways, find funding opportunities, research and training initiatives here.

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Research may take decades to become routine practice. Find strategies to help achieve the goal of faster, more effective health literacy research to practice.

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Evidence report on health literacy interventions and outcomes and brief research summaries on health literacy topics.


Page last reviewed: October 17, 2019