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Poster Session

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Research Advisor(s)

Aleda M.H. Chen, Pharm.D., Ph.D.


Health literacy, medication


48% of English-speaking patients are unable to obtain, process, understand, and utilize health information, and 30-50% of patients do not correctly adhere to their medications. The combination of chronic disease, poor heath literacy, and poor medication adherence lead to increased health costs and hospitalization

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