GWEP Webinar 7: Accounting for Health Literacy in Primary Care of Older Adults


Darren A. DeWalt, MD, MPH -- Division of General Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology, UNC 

This one hour webinar was originally presented by the Duke GWEP program on May 10, 2017.


  • Acknowledge that healthcare is complex and problems with understanding and adherence are universal
  • Describe the association of low health literacy with poor health outcomes
  • Identify strategies for enhancing communication in practice to optimize a person’s experience and outcomes
Event Date: 
Wednesday, May 10, 2017 - 12:00