Available Until 10/6/2022

Providing Multilingual and Multicultural Health Information - October 2022

For more information on this course, please contact The NNLM Training Office at nto@utah.edu.

This class is designed to assist librarians and others who work with diverse populations in locating health information. The resources presented are selected for their emphasis on providing culturally relevant information in the preferred language of the population. Background information on refugees and immigrants in the U.S. and their unique health issues will be presented. Participants will have the opportunity to become familiar with the features and scope of several Internet resources. The class will be taught via Moodle and includes short readings, videos, and activities.

Upcoming offering: October 6, 2022

Course URL: https://nnlm.gov/training/class/providing-multilingual-and-multicultural-health-information-0

Learning Objectives
At the conclusion of the class, participants will be able to:

1) Explain the current landscape of refugees, immigrants, and asylees in the United States.

2) Summarize the differences between cultural competence and humility and how they influence workplace environments.

3) Identify reliable websites that provide quality health information in multiple languages.

 


 

MLA CE Credits: 1