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Owning Your Health: Wellness Resources for Young Adults Ages 18-24

In the final years of high school, and in the years following, young adults ages 18 to 24 are embarking on the process of becoming independent. An important piece of that independence is taking responsibility for and making decisions about one's own health. This course will offer exposure the the credible and trusted resources from the National Library of Medicine and some other partner organizations that can provide guidance to young adults as they begin to "own their health."

Audience: Young adults ages 18-24, as well as high school and higher education teachers. Also anyone involved in education and health programming in other other post-secondary settings.

Class Length: 
1 hour
Course Owner(s):
Susan Halpin, Education & Outreach Specialist
Instructor(s):
Susan Halpin, Education & Outreach Specialist
Continuing Education:

Upon successful completion of this class, each participant will receive 1 hour of continuing education credit awarded by the Medical Library Association. Certificates will be available upon completion of class assignments, including course evaluation. This course qualifies for CHIS Level 1. 
CHIS Competencies
2. Know the Health Consumer
3. Knowledge of Subject Matter and Resources
4. Evaluation of Health Information

This class is eligible for Consumer Health Information Specialization continuing education credit awarded by the Medical Library Association.

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