If you would like to learn plain-language skills to plan, write, and design effective, accessible information for print and web, the 2011 National Health Literacy Summer Institute affords an excellent opportunity. This institute has been sponsored by the University of New England in Maine for 19 years.
The 2011 Summer Institute will be held June 5-8 in Freeport, Maine, home of LL Bean and just 20 minutes from Portland. There is also good news for tight budgets: the cost for attending the Institute is at 2006 pricing.
The Institute is limited to 36 participants. Find details and register at www.HealthLiteracyInstitute.net. For more information, contact the Institute Director, Sue Stableford, M.P.H., M.S.B., at firstname.lastname@example.org or 207-221-4567