Tuesday, February 23, 2016

IHA International #HealthLiteracy Award

The IHA (Institute for Healthcare Advancement) has announced its first-ever IHA International Health Literacy Award, specifically for those outside the United States. "This award recognizes efforts that empower people to better health through improved health literacy. Award may be for any work to improve health literacy, including programs, research, published material, websites, or more." "The awards will be presented at the Thursday Awards Luncheon on May 5, 2016, at the IHA conference, “Creating a Vision for Health Literacy’s Future,” at the Anaheim Marriott in Anaheim, California. Individuals or groups are eligible for the award. Groups will be considered as one entry. The winner will receive a $500 check, an award plaque, complimentary conference tuition, 2 nights’ hotel accommodations, and round-trip coach airfare."
All entries must be submitted by 5 p.m. US Pacific time on March 14, 2016. More info and nomination form at http://www.iha4health.org/iha-conference/iha-international-health-literacy-award-nomination-form/
Photo by Sheila webber: hyacinths, Blackheath farmers market, February 2016

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