Refining Conceptual Models for the Role of Health Literacy in Health Outcomes

8/8/2013 to 7/31/2016
Boston Medical College/National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute/ R01 HL116630

About this Project

Led by Drs. Michael Wolf and Micheal Paasche-Orlow, the objectives of this study are to improve our understanding of (1) the causal pathways linking health literacy to health outcomes by testing an existing conceptual framework, and (2) the role of health literacy in explaining health disparities.


Principal Investigator