Midwestern Public Health Training Center

The Midwestern Public Health Training Center covers a four-state region of Iowa, Kansas, Missouri and Nebraska and offers resources, education and training to help improve public health through strengthening the technical, scientific, managerial, and leadership competencies of the public health workforce.  Find more information here (www.mphtc.org).

CDC Health Literacy Resources

Center for Disease Control and Prevention

http://www.cdc.gov/healthliteracy/

Newly updated, this site provides information and tools to improve health literacy and public health. This site features training courses, resources for organizations working to address health literacy, and links to resources for developing materials that follow health literacy principles. The CDC also provides links to Health Literacy activities by state, the National Action Plan to Improve Health Literacy, and access to what leaders in the health community are saying about health literacy.