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All of Us Community Engagement Award: Fit & Lit: Health Literacy for Teens and Librarians

Fit & Lit: Health Literacy for Teens and Librarians, will teach teens living in poverty and experiencing homelessness at Dishman Hills High School healthier lifestyle choices and stronger health literacy skills. Upon completion, students will demonstrate new proficiencies to improve their personal well-being and complete high quality biomedical and healthy living related research. Newly trained library staff will increase their abilities to provide a higher-quality service to library customers in need of health-related resources. Last, library staff will share the project's outcomes and increase awareness of the All of Us Research Program with the general public and the Washington state library community.
Identify any specific population(s) this project will serve: 
Adults
Teens
Medically Underserved Areas/Populations
All of Us
Behavioral/Social Determinants of Health
Identify roles of participants this project will serve: 
Educator, K-12
General public
Journalist
Library or information professional
Public health professional
Project Lead:
Aileen Luppert
Funding Source: 
PNR
Project Funding:
Federal Fiscal Year: 
2019
Funding Amount: 
$28973
Funding Period:
Jun 21, 2019 to Sep 30, 2020
Project Status:
In Progress