Rebecca J. Hogue

~ Avid Blogger, Digital Citizenship Educator, PhD Candidate, Breast Cancer Survivor

Last Build Date: Wed, 07 Mar 2018 15:59:49 +0000


Privilege and equity in health care

Wed, 07 Mar 2018 15:59:49 +0000

I shared the other day the idea the for the privileged equity feels like oppression. It occurred to me that this is in part why [...]

Precision social media support – an #epatient example

Fri, 02 Mar 2018 00:10:04 +0000

In early January, I joined Christopher at Just Talking for a podcast. One of the topics that came up during the podcast was the role [...]

To the privileged equality feels like oppression

Sun, 25 Feb 2018 17:28:41 +0000

“The former oppressors do not feel liberated. On the contrary, they genuinely consider themselves to be oppressed.” (Freire, 2000*, p.57) I have found myself thinking [...]

Health Literacy repositioned

Tue, 13 Feb 2018 16:35:38 +0000

(image) I recently read an article on health literacy by Uta Papen: Papen, U. (2009). Literacy, Learning and Health–A social practices view of health literacy. Literacy and [...]

Experience, expression, and meaning making

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 00:32:08 +0000

I’m finding myself in a bit of a challenging position right now. I don’t know if it is a funk – or just kind of [...]

Why I dislike rubrics in my classes

Sun, 10 Dec 2017 19:48:31 +0000

I teach in a M.Ed. in Instructional Design program, where my students are generally mid-career professionals. They are all in the program because they want [...]

Complexity, Complicated and Health Science

Wed, 15 Nov 2017 19:57:11 +0000

One of the challenges I find with health science is that it assumes that health and the human body is something that is complicated, but [...]

breast cancer bootcamp

Sat, 04 Nov 2017 20:07:07 +0000

At the BCC annual conference yesterday, one of the speakers, Dr. David Spiegel, mentioned that patients have much less anxiety if they take time at the [...]

Critical health literacy, statistics, and treatment decisions

Thu, 02 Nov 2017 15:26:12 +0000

I was asked to choose between ACT chemotherapy and TC chemotherapy. Both were shown to be as effective, so the decision was mine. In making [...]

Is it critical if you don’t also question the value?

Mon, 23 Oct 2017 21:44:10 +0000

Thanks to Marie’s weekly round-up, I was lead to a post on Critical Health Literacy by the Breast Cancer Consortium. Initially, I really liked that [...]