New Health Literacy Research and Practice Journal to Bridge Research, Practice

IHA announces the launch of a new, peer reviewed journal dedicated exclusively to bridging research and practice in health literacy, health equity, and health disparities.

Health Literacy Research and Practice (HLRP) will launch in the first quarter 2017. HLRP’s call for papers opens September 1, 2016. Submissions must be made directly to the publishing group, SLACK at
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2016 ClearMark Award of Distinction

On Tuesday May 10th, 2016 at the National Press Club in Washington, DC, IHA was awarded the ClearMark Awards of Distinction for “Best Original, Long” for the Health Insurance: Questions and Answers brochure. It was an honor to have been among some of the leading experts specializing in plain language from web to print. A big thanks to the chair, Susan Kleimann, PhD and the board of directors of the Center for Plain Language for making the 7th Annual ClearMark Awards a memorable experience.

Pictured here: Diana Gonzalez, Gil Velasquez, Jan Keenan and Amy DeMarco
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