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Upcoming Network Events
3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Check out the upcoming webinars from Think College! The cost for each one hour webinar is $45.00, and all registrants has access to the live webinar as well as a recording to listen to later! REGISTER early, space is limited.
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m
Location: New Brunswick, NJ
A conference for professionals highlighting best practices in supporting people with disabilities in career planning, customized employment, and transition from school to work Co-sponsored by The Boggs Center on Developmental Disabilities and NJ APSE.
3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m ET
March's AARC Webinar will feature Julie Lounds Taylor, PhD, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and Special Education at Vanderbilt University and Vanderbilt Kennedy Center Investigator, discussing transition. CME credit is available for all AARC Webinars.
The Spectrum of Developmental DisabilitiesXXXVII: The Intersection of Chronic Disease and Neurodevelopmental DisabilitiesMonday, March 23, 2015 - Wednesday, March 25, 2015
Location: Baltimore, MD
A century of medical advances and public health improvements have dramatically altered the epidemiology of child health. Mortality rates for many pediatric conditions such as acute infectious diseases, prematurity, congenital heart disease, and cystic fibrosis have significantly declined. At the same time, the number of children with developmental, behavioral, and mental health conditions has increased. Chronic medical disease in children is often associated with neurodevelopmental disorders but the developmental aspects are overshadowed by the chronic disease diagnosis. There is a dearth of research about the co-occurrence of chronic disease and developmental disabilities. Despite this lack of evidence, questions about the etiology, mechanism and management
Location: Chamberlain, SD
The purpose of the Spring Symposium is to bring a myriad of Center interactive activities, trainings, and workshops to one location, all at one three-day event. The keynote speaker this year is Andy Imparato, Association of University Centers on Disabilities executive director, which is the membership organization supporting the nation's 67 University Centers for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities, one of which is the USD Center for Disabilities.
Location: Atlanta, GA
The event is designed for faculty and staff from colleges and universities throughout the Southeast region who are offering or considering inclusive postsecondary education options, as well as students, peer mentors, and other interested professionals. Hosted by the Southeast Postsecondary Education Alliance.
Next Chapter Book Club & Beyond: A conference on literacy for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilitiesFriday, April 17, 2015 - Saturday, April 18, 2015
Location: Chicago, IL
Registration for the second international Next Chapter Book Club and Beyond conference is open!
Location: Honolulu, HI:
The Pacific Rim International Conference, considered one of the most 'diverse' gatherings in the world, encourages and respects voices from diverse perspective across numerous areas.
Location: Santa Fe, NM
The Georgetown University National Center for Cultural Competence is excited to offer the first in a series of five Leadership Academies that will be conducted on June 22-25, 2015 in Santa Fe, NM. The Leadership Academy is a collaborative, multi-faceted initiative with a goal to increase the number and capacity of leaders to advance and sustain cultural and linguistic competence and respond to the growing cultural diversity among people with intellectual and developmental disabilities in the US, its territories, and tribal communities.
Location: Tel Aviv, Israel
The conference will take place at a time when we are witnessing a positive shift into the language of human rights, strengthened by the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD), which enhances the concept of equal opportunities for all. The conference will enable us to discuss and share different models of implementation and enterprises for turning these declarations into possible actions.For the first time, the USC UCEDD/LEND at Children's Hospital Los Angeles will be a partner in organizing and sponsoring the conference.
Location: Albuquerque, NM
You are invited to join the great Southwest this fall - submit a proposal for the 2015 Southwest Disability Conference, to be held October 6-9, 2015 during the forty-fourth International Balloon Fiesta.