LA CaTS Center Sponsored Health Literacy Workshop
"Hidden impact on LA CaTS research and practical strategies to improve consent forms and health information"
Thursday, Februray 20, 2014
10:00 AM - 12:30 PM

This interactive workshop includes a brief overview of health literacy and its hidden impact on the health of Louisiana citizens and LA CaTS clinical research. The session will provide easy strategies to develop more effective health information. Drs. Terry Davis and Connie Arnold ( give step by step guidance in creating understandable consent documents, surveys and patient education. The session provides hands on opportunities to apply the lessons learned with your own materials. This is a free workshop, open to all LA CaTS Center institutions.

Who Should Attend:
This 2 1/2 hour session is aimed at LA CaTS investigators, scholars, study coordinators, students and any junior investigators involved in clinical research or quality improvement projects.

LSU Health Sciences Center - New Orleans
Lions Building, 6th Floor Large Lecture Room

Meeting Details:
Workshop participants are asked to bring any patient education materials, consents, surveys, etc. to this workshop to use during the training.

Register Online

Meeting logistics/parking questions: Katherine Diodene (504) 568-2099 or