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Development and evaluation of a health literacy training program for allied health professionals: A pre-post study assessing impact and implementation outcomes – Danielle Muscat et al

We developed and evaluated a health literacy training program for allied health professionals, and explored the feasibility of a train‐the‐trainer model to support dissemination.  The program combined didactic and experiential teaching methods and behaviour change techniques, with a focus on teachback and developing easy‐to‐understand written [...]

How readable are Australian multilingual diabetes patient education materials? An evaluation of national English-language source texts – Shanshan Lin, Julie Ayre, Danielle Muscat

Multilingual patient education materials (PEMs) in Australia are normally prepared initially in English (source text) and then translated into other languages. The aim of this study was to evaluate whether the source texts for publicly available multilingual diabetes PEMs in Australia were written at the [...]

4 myths about polycystic ovary syndrome – and why they’re wrong

Tessa Copp, in collaboration with Professor Jenny Doust (University of Queensland), Associate Professor Jesse Jansen and Professor Kirsten McCaffery, has had her PhD studies on polycystic ovary syndrome featured in an article in The Conversation  which was reposted by USyd; Medical Republic; Gizmodo and Foreign Affairs NZ. Tessa's PCOS research was also featured [...]