<div dir="ltr"><div><span style="font-family:Helvetica,Arial,"sans-serif";font-size:14px;color:rgb(53,52,50)"><strong><span style="color:green">Wanted to especially bring these 2 events to your attention.  They fit in so nicely with our Annual Meeting theme.<br></span></strong></span></div><div><span style="font-family:Helvetica,Arial,"sans-serif";font-size:14px;color:rgb(53,52,50)"><strong><span style="color:green"><br></span></strong></span></div><div><span style="font-family:Helvetica,Arial,"sans-serif";font-size:14px;color:rgb(53,52,50)"><strong><span style="color:green">Register for the Institute for Healthcare Advancement (IHA) Virtual Health Literacy Conference:</span></strong>
 The theme for this year's conference is “Health Equity and Disparities 
in the Time of COVID-19.” The conference will include stories, insights,
 and conversations that promote a greater understanding of the 
pandemic's disproportionate effect on select populations. Continuing 
Education Credits will be offered for attending, including up to 19.5 
contact hours by the Medical Library Association (MLA) and up to 19.5 
total Category I continuing education contact hours (CECH) for Certified
 Health Education Specialists (CHES) and/or Master Certified Health 
Education Specialists (MCHES). <a href="http://hlc.iha4health.org/how-to-registration" target="_blank">Registration</a> is free.</span></div><div><span style="font-family:Helvetica,Arial,"sans-serif";font-size:14px;color:rgb(53,52,50)"><br></span></div><div><span style="font-family:Helvetica,Arial,"sans-serif";font-size:14px;color:rgb(53,52,50)"><span style="font-family:Helvetica,Arial,"sans-serif";font-size:14px;color:rgb(53,52,50)"><strong><span style="color:green">Understanding Racism and Health with the NNLM Reading Club: </span></strong>The
 NNLM Reading Club July 2020 selections focus on the topic of Racism and
 Health, with special attention to Black maternal health. The three 
selections explore motherhood through the experiences of Black women in 
different ways. NNLM encourages you to use one of them to start a 
conversation about racism and health or keep an existing discussion 
going. You’ll find the discussion guides, book & author information 
and more on the NNLM Reading Club’s <a href="https://nnlm.gov/all-of-us/nnlm-reading-club/racism-health/black-maternal-health" target="_blank">Racism and Health</a> page.</span></span></div><div><span style="font-family:Helvetica,Arial,"sans-serif";font-size:14px;color:rgb(53,52,50)"><span style="font-family:Helvetica,Arial,"sans-serif";font-size:14px;color:rgb(53,52,50)"><br></span></span></div><div><span style="font-family:Helvetica,Arial,"sans-serif";font-size:14px;color:rgb(53,52,50)"><span style="font-family:Helvetica,Arial,"sans-serif";font-size:14px;color:rgb(53,52,50)">Helen-Ann Brown Epstein</span></span></div><div><span style="font-family:Helvetica,Arial,"sans-serif";font-size:14px;color:rgb(53,52,50)"><span style="font-family:Helvetica,Arial,"sans-serif";font-size:14px;color:rgb(53,52,50)">Chair</span></span></div><div><span style="font-family:Helvetica,Arial,"sans-serif";font-size:14px;color:rgb(53,52,50)"><span style="font-family:Helvetica,Arial,"sans-serif";font-size:14px;color:rgb(53,52,50)"><a href="mailto:hepstein@virtua.org">hepstein@virtua.org</a><br></span></span></div></div>