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Health Literacy Challenges And Opportunities: Bringing Children’S Mercy And Kansas City Together, Jennifer A. Lyon, Angie Knackstedt, Barbra Rudder, Mamta Reddy Md, Courtney R. Butler May 2019

Health Literacy Challenges And Opportunities: Bringing Children’S Mercy And Kansas City Together, Jennifer A. Lyon, Angie Knackstedt, Barbra Rudder, Mamta Reddy Md, Courtney R. Butler

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BACKGROUND: A multidisciplinary group at Children's Mercy Kansas City applied for and received the NNLM MCR's Immersive Workshop Grant in December, 2017, and used the funding to organize and host a two-day immersive, interprofessional workshop in April, 2018, that 1) brought together health literacy-invested groups and individuals within the Kansas City community to learn about health literacy including cultural, language, numeracy and digital inclusion factors; and 2) provided specialized training to targeted CM participants to improve the provision of bedside health information to patients and caregivers. Objectives included: increasing community-wide collaboration, sharing resources, encouraging participants to become change ...


The Birds, The Bees & The Swedes: Exploring The Role Of Pleasure In Swedish Sex Education, Arielle Pardes Apr 2013

The Birds, The Bees & The Swedes: Exploring The Role Of Pleasure In Swedish Sex Education, Arielle Pardes

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"The Birds, the Bees & the Swedes" displays excerpts of semi-structured interviews with 15 Swedish students on their perspectives of sex education in schools. Arielle uses clever visuals in presenting notions of "pleasure" in the middle of the poster, followed by students' direct quotes at the bottom. The gray and white contrast work well together to highlight both the text and the circular visuals on the side of the poster.

Key visual elements:

  • Effective gray and white contrast
  • Creative use of text throughout poster
  • Clever visuals to highlight text

This was created for the Center for Undergraduate Research & Fellowships (CURF) Undergraduate ...


What Is The Current Of The River?, Karla Rivera Jul 2012

What Is The Current Of The River?, Karla Rivera

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The McNair Scholars Program prepares undergraduate students for graduate studies by providing opportunities to pursue advanced research. During the summer program, students complete an original research proposal and share their work through a presentation and a research poster.

Karla's research question:

What is the experience of African American and Hispanic/Latino/a Doctoral students at the University of Pennsylvania?

Key visual elements:

  • Illustrative photographs
  • Word cloud of key concepts
  • QR code to direct viewers to further information