ADA Disability Law and Policy, Present and Future - A National Audio-Conference

Tuesday, December 18, 2007
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm et
Location: Audio Conference

Speaker: Peter Blanck, JD, Ph.D, Chair, Burton Blatt Institute, Syracuse University

Reviewing previous research efforts, this session sets out a blueprint for the role of research, policy, and law in advancing the civic, economic and social participation of persons with disabilities in a global society. It reviews past public policy efforts and research findings regarding workers with disabilities. It discusses current and future research initiatives on the cutting edge of promoting successful employment outcomes for people with disabilities. The discussion presents promising research methodologies in multidisciplinary field disability and employment research. Finally, our presenter will put forth challenges and opportunities for research, policy, and legal initiatives, framing a blueprint for the next quarter century.

Cost per site (regardless of the number of participants at each site)
$25 for nonprofits, individuals and government agencies
$40 for businesses

Sessions are 90 minutes and delivered by telephone (call in to a toll free phone number that you can access after you register). Participants are in a "listen-only" mode until the question and answer period. The sessions are offered real-time captioned on the web.

Audio conferences are a great way to get information without traveling. You sit in your office or home or at any telephone and call in. If you have a speaker phone invite your colleagues to participate.

Registration at http://www.ada-audio.org.

If you have problems/questions with registration: the Great Lakes ADA Center at 312-413-1407 voice/tty or email gldbtac@uic.edu.

CEU Credits: CRC