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Health Literacy for Public Health Professionals


The goal of Health Literacy for Public Health Professionals is to introduce participants to the fundamentals of health literacy and demonstrate the importance of health literacy within public health practice.  


This course will challenge you to think about the significance of health literacy in the work you do as a public health professional. The course also provides   practical steps to apply the principles and strategies of health literacy in your daily activities.


For additional information or questions on the content of this course, e-mail us at healthliteracy@cdc.gov.

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