Advice from Medical Providers


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Wednesday, April 15, 2020
4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. ET
Location: Webinar

About this Webinar:

Hear from experts on steps to prevent COVID-19 for people across the lifespan who have a disability. Discussion will include staying safe and receiving community-based services and supports, as well as tips for wellness and what to do in case someone with a disability becomes ill.


  • Ilka Riddle, PhD - University of Cincinnati Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities (UCCEDD)
  • Adriane Griffen, DrPH, MPH, MCHES - Association of University Centers on Disabilities (AUCD)


  • Georgina Peacock, MD, MPH, FAAP - Division of Human Development and Disability, National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
  • Larry Yin, MD, MSPH - USC UCEDD at the Children's Hospital Los Angeles
  • Matt Holder, MD, MBA, FAADM - Lee Specialty Clinic, American Academy of Developmental Medicine and Dentistry
  • Laura Stough, PhD - Center on Disability and Development, Texas A&M University.


  • Hector Ramierz - Disability Rights California
  • Lesley Cottrell, PhD - West Virginia Center for Excellence in Disabilities

Q&A Marshal:

  • Steve Sulkes, MD - Strong Center for Developmental Disabilities, University of Rochester

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