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AUCD: Concurrent Sessions: ?Learn the Signs. Act Early.? Initiative: An Update on System and Research Activities


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Tory Christensen, Sr Project Specialist
Virginia Department of Health, SDHG

Other Presenter(s)

Catherine Rice, PhD, CDC/NCBDDD, Atlanta, GA;
Gail Chodron, MA, WI Act Early Ambassador; Waisman Center, LEND/UCEDD, Madison, WI;
Toni Whitaker, MD, TN Act Early Ambassador; Boling Center for Developmental Disabilities, LEND/UCEDD, Memphis, TN;
Jennifer Burt, PhD, AUCD CRA Grantee; Munroe-Meyer Institute of Genetics & Rehabilitation, LEND/UCEDD, Omaha, NE;


CDC?s ?Learn the Signs. Act Early.? program, a joint effort of CDC, MCHB, AUCD, and AMCHP, works to promote collaboration among state-level early childhood programs in improving screening, diagnosis, and referral. Panelists will discuss key Act Early activities, including AMCHP State Systems Grants, Act Early Ambassadors, and Act Early research.

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