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Northwestern University Institute for Healthcare Studies

Chicago, IL
Joined in October 2008

About Us

The mission of the Health Literacy and Learning Program (HeLP) is to advance the study of limited health literacy and interventions that could improve one’s ability to obtain, process, and understand basic information needed to make appropriate health decisions. This is a groundbreaking effort; Northwestern is the first institution in the country to link the fields of medicine and education in order to improve how health systems educate patients and families on their health.

The mission of the Health Literacy and Learning Program (HeLP) is to advance the study of limited health literacy and interventions that could improve one’s ability to obtain, process, and understand basic information needed to make…

Issue Areas Include

  • Education
  • Health & Medicine

Location

  • 750 N Lake Shore Drive
    Chicago, IL 60611

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