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Institute of Medicine (US) Roundtable on Health Literacy. Measures of Health Literacy: Workshop Summary. Washington (DC): National Academies Press (US); 2009.

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Roundtable on Health Literacy1

GEORGE ISHAM (Chair), Medical Director and Chief Health Officer, HealthPartners

SHARON E. BARRETT, Health Literacy Staff Consultant, Association of Clinicians for the Underserved

CINDY BRACH, Senior Health Policy Researcher, Center for Delivery, Organization, and Markets, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

CAROLYN COCOTAS, Senior Vice President, Quality and Corporate Compliance, F.E.G.S. Health and Human Services System

MICHAEL L. DAVIS, Senior Vice President, Human Resources, General Mills, Inc.

BENARD P. DREYER, Professor of Pediatrics, New York University School of Medicine, and Chair, American Academy of Pediatrics Health Literacy Program Advisory Committee

DEBBIE FRITZ, Director, Policy and Standards, Health Management Innovations Division, GlaxoSmithKline

MELODY GOLLER, Health Education Manager, Scientific Activities Division, American Academy of Family Physicians Foundation

MARTHA GRAGG, Vice President of Program, Missouri Foundation for Health

LINDA HARRIS, Team Leader, Health Communication and eHealth Team, Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

BETSY L. HUMPHREYS, Deputy Director, National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health

TERRIS KING, Deputy Director, Office of Clinical Standards and Quality, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

JEAN KRAUSE, Executive Vice President and CEO, American College of Physicians Foundation

MARGARET LOVELAND, Global Medical Affairs, Merck & Co., Inc.

DENNIS MILNE, Vice President of American Stroke Association and Patient Education, American Heart Association

RUTH PARKER, Professor of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine

YOLANDA PARTIDA, Director, National Program Office, Hablamos Juntos, University of California, San Francisco, Fresno Center for Medical Education & Research

SCOTT C. RATZAN, Vice President, Global Health, Johnson & Johnson

KYU BAK LOUIS RHEE, Director, Office of Innovation and Program Coordination, National Center on Minority Health and Health Disparities, National Institutes of Health

WILL ROSS, Associate Dean for Diversity, Associate Professor of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine

WILLIAM SMITH, Senior Scientist and Director, Academy for Educational Development

AMY WILSON-STRONKS, Project Director, Division of Standards and Survey Methods, and Principal Investigator, Hospitals, Language, and Culture Study, The Joint Commission

WINSTON F. WONG, Medical Director, Community Benefit, Disparities Improvement and Quality Initiatives, Kaiser Permanente

SABRA WOOLLEY, Program Director, Health Communication and Informatics Branch, National Cancer Institute

Study Staff

LYLA M. HERNANDEZ, Senior Program Officer

ERIN HAMMERS, Research Associate

ERIN RUSCH, Research Assistant

ROSE MARIE MARTINEZ, Director, Board on Population Health and Public Health Practice

IOM forums and roundtables do not issue, review, or approve individual documents. The responsibility for the published workshop summary rests with the workshop rapporteur and the institution.

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IOM forums and roundtables do not issue, review, or approve individual documents. The responsibility for the published workshop summary rests with the workshop rapporteur and the institution.

Copyright © 2009, National Academy of Sciences.
Bookshelf ID: NBK45383
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