EHC Core Projects

Since 2014, the EHC Core has consulted on a variety of internal, external, and community-based projects. Examples include:

Sickle Cell Disease Guidelines

  • Converted clinical sickle cell disease guidelines into clearly articulated, patient-facing text and actionable items


  • Collaborated with the IRB and VICTR to improve the language used in electronic informed consent documents

All of Us (Precision Medicine Initiative)

  • Improved readability and understandability of public-facing materials and informed consent documents
  • Assisted with the development of the survey to be completed by all participants

Organizational Health Literacy (OHL)

Surgical Outcomes


  • Created a glossary of commonly used research terms to improve understanding for patients who want to sign up for research studies

Biomedical Informatics