Thursday, January 10, 2008

Maine 2008 Health Literacy Institutes

Announced by Sue Stableford on the NIFL Health Literacy listserv:
2008 National Health Literacy Institutes - the premier opportunity to learn plain language skills to plan, write, and design effective, accessible information for print and web. This Institute has been sponsored by the University of New England in Maine for the past 16 years.

The 2008 Summer Institute will be held June 8-11. The 2008 Fall Institute (repeat) will be held October 26-29. Both Institutes are hosted in Freeport, Maine, home of LL Bean, and just 20 minutes from Portland. The area offers many venues to explore, both indoors and outdoors.

All details and registration information are at this website:

Each Institute is limited to 30 participants, so register early to hold your place.