Health Literacy and Health Information Technology Adoption: The Potential for a New Digital Divide

Health Literacy and Health Information Technology Adoption: The Potential for a New Digital Divide

Health Literacy and Health Information Technology Adoption: The Potential for a New Digital Divide

Michael Mackert 1, 2, 3, PhD;  Amanda Mabry-Flynn 4, PhD;  Sara Champlin 5, PhD;  Erin E Donovan 3, 6, PhD;  Kathrynn Pounders 2, PhD

1 UTHealth School of Public Health , Houston, TX, US

2 Stan Richards School of Advertising and Public Relations, Moody College of Communication, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX, US

3 Center for Health Communication, Moody College of Communication, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX, US

4 Charles H Sandage Department of Advertising, College of Media, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, Champaign, IL, US

5 Mayborn School of Journalism , The University of North Texas, Denton, TX, US

6 Department of Communication Studies, Moody College of Communication, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX, US

Corresponding Author:

  • Michael Mackert, PhD
  • Stan Richards School of Advertising and Public Relations
  • Moody College of Communication
  • The University of Texas at Austin
  • 300 West Dean Keeton A1200
  • BMC 4.338
  • Austin, TX
  • US
  • Phone: 1 512-471-8558
  • Email: mackert@utexas.edu