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Institute for Healthcare Advancement

Thursday, April 20, 2017

Behavioral health integration, community health improvement plan implementation and evaluation, health equity, health systems leadership, oral health integration

Photos and biographies coming soon:

  • Jann Keenan, EdS
  • Michael Villaire, MSLM
  • Rachel Roberts, MPH, CHES


Janet Ohene-Frempong 

Janet Ohene-Frempong, MS

Janet Ohene-Frempong is a plain language and cross-cultural communications consultant with over 25 years of experience in consumer communications. She has conducted workshops and provided consultation on plain language and cross-cultural communications for a wide range of health information providers, including: health care systems, government agencies, health insurers, pharmaceutical companies, medical publishers, health and human service agencies and schools of medicine, nursing and allied health. She is often an invited speaker at national conferences. Janet has served on several national advisory committees and was a Founding and, now, Emerita Member of the Clear Language Group, a consortium of nationally recognized health literacy experts. In 2012, she was the fourth recipient of the IHA Health Literacy Hero Award, given by the Institute for Healthcare Advancement to recognize efforts in advancing the field of health literacy. She is currently a strategic partner with the Institute for Healthcare Advancement, a not-for-profit, private operating foundation providing health care and improving health literacy at the national level.


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