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Assistant Secretary Dann-Messier to Address Health Literacy Summit in Providence

Jim Bradshaw, (202) 401-2310 ,

Event Date 1: October 01, 2010

Assistant Secretary Brenda Dann-Messier will address the Health Literacy Summit hosted by the Women & Infants Hospital of Rhode Island Friday in Providence. Dann-Messier, who oversees the Office of Vocational and Adult Education, will recognize a local program known as ESCUCHE, Evaluating the Spanish radio Community's Understanding of Clinical research and Health. ESCUCHE uses Spanish language radio to convey the importance of science and health literacy.

Event 1
Who : Brenda Dann-Messier, assistant secretary, Office of Vocational and Adult Education
What : Remarks to the Health Literacy Summit, focusing on the relationship between literacy and health
When : 9 a.m. Friday, Oct. 1, 2010
Where : Women & Infants Hospital of Rhode Island South Pavilion Auditorium
101 Dudley St.
Providence, R.I.