Health Literact Event

1st February 2017 | News

Are you interested in Health Literacy? Knowledge Services, NHS Education for Scotland, are inviting librarian colleagues from across Scotland to a special Building Workforce Capability event on Friday March 17th.

Held in The Lighthouse in Glasgow, the all-day event will provide an introduction to health literacy and include tools and techniques you can use in providing health and wellbeing information.

The event will also:

  • Provide an update on the national health literacy context.
  • Celebrate successes achieved to date.
  • Recognise the contribution librarians and knowledge brokers make to promoting health literacy and how this can be supported and developed.

Taking place from 10am – 3.30pm the event is the ideal opportunity for librarians to meet health literacy supporters, trainers and knowledge brokers from across Scotland.

If you would like to learn more and/or attend, please email Knowledge@nes.scot.nhs.uk for details.

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