Making Health Information Understandable, Accessible, and Actionable

Dr. Arjun Srinivasan, MD, Response Team Lead, CDC, discusses how public health professionals and healthcare providers can use health literacy principles to make health information understandable, accessible, and actionable for the intended audience.

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