Understanding Health Information and Terminology

Lydia Witman, MLIS - Speaker Bio
Lydia Witman, MLIS is the manager in the Patient and Family Library at UVA Medical Center.

  • Topic Info:What does it mean to be your own best health advocate? It is The knowledge, ability, and confidence to find and evaluate information about your own health.

    The Patient & Family Library in the University Hospital lobby near the Information Desk, is a good place to find easy-to-understand health information. 

    Listen as Lydia Witman, MLIS discusses ways to help you understand your health information and be an informed patient.

    Learn more about the UVA Patient and Family Library