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OY3 RL Outreach LA: Health Equity through Health Literacy in New Orleans: Assessing Information Needs and Training Outcomes

Project staff will train public health professionals about mHealth and demonstrate apps and mobile websites for public health practice using iPads; train volunteers and community health workers how to evaluate online health information and transfer that knowledge and skill to neighbors in an under-served community using iPads; train secondary school media specialists and students to use NLM K-12 resources; and train care givers, seniors, and professional women to use MedlinePlus and other resources.

Organization:
Tulane University
Department:
Rudolph Matas Medical Library
Organization Type:
Academic Institution
Health Sciences Library
Funded Dates: 
Thursday, May 1, 2014 to Thursday, April 30, 2015
Funding Amount: 
$14,991
Beneficiaries: 
Consumers - General Public
Health Professionals - Public Health Workforce
Students - K-12
Population
Not Applicable