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AUCD - SIG Meeting: Health & Disability

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pdf File Health and Disability SIG 2011 agenda.pdf (174KB) [download]

Tuesday, November 8, 2011 12:00PM - 01:15PM

Location: Potomac IV

Session Description

AUCD's Health and Disability SIG brings together network colleagues that are interested in and/or working on projects within health and disability. All who are interested may attend and participate in this discussion! 

Agenda for 11/8 Special Interest Group Meeting

  • Introductions
  • Discussion: Addressing Health Disparities

• What are the “hot topics” related to addressing health disparities?
• Who can be identified as “leaders” working on these topic areas?
• What challenges exist in addressing health disparities for people with disabilities?

  • Goals for 2012

• How can we continue to collaborate and connect with one another on topics of health and disability throughout the year?
• What are key topics of interest/suggestions for future webinar presentations?
• How can we collaborate with CDC’s State Disability and Health Grantees?

  • Next Steps
  • Action Steps Plan


Network Contact:
Ilka Riddle, PhD
Center for Disabilities Studies
University of Delaware
College of Education and Human Development
461 Wyoming Road
Newark, DE 19716
Phone: 302-831-8186
Email: [email protected]

Staff Contacts:
Adriane K. Griffen, MPH, MCHES
Project Director, CDC Cooperative Agreement
Association of University Centers on Disabilities (AUCD)
1010 Wayne Avenue, Suite 920
Silver Spring, MD 20910
Phone: 301-588-8252, x208
Email: [email protected]

Sharon Romelczyk, MPA
Senior Project Specialist, CDC Cooperative Agreement
Phone: 301-588-8252, x 227
Email: [email protected]