Sue Stableford

M.P.H, M.S.B.

Director, Health Literacy Institute

(207) 221-4567

Linnell Hall

Sue is a nationally known health literacy expert who trains, consults, engages with research teams, develops print and web-based materials, and publishes in peer-reviewed journals. She works with a broad spectrum of national and local organizations engaged in medical care, community health, and public health. She works across disciplines and health topics, with expertise ranging  from environmental health and chronic disease prevention to shared decision-making. Her work with the University of Rhode Island and RI Department of Health won 2... Read More


Health literacy

plain language

and clear health communication. The Health Literacy Institute provides plain language consulting


and materials development. We work in the public and private sectors

in academia

in public health and medicine