Back to top

Health Literacy in Diabetes Practice, Canadian Diabetes Association

December 1, 2011

1:30-3:30 p.m.

The Canadian Diabetes Association is hosting this free presentation for health care providers working with clients living with diabetes or at risk.

Join Dr. Linda Shohet, Executive Director of The Centre for Literacy, and learn the importance of health literacy to your practice.  

  • What is Health Literacy?
  • Understand the impact of literacy on health outcomes
  • Learn how to identify clients with low literacy skills
  • Gain verbal and written clear language skills using diabetes related applications and more.  

There are 49 sites across Ontario hosting this session.  To find a site closest to you and to register visit  

This presentation is being broadcast live via the Ontario Telemedicine Network & in partnership with Frontier College.