John Rochford, MS

Eunice Kennedy Shriver Center
University of Massachusetts Medical School
55 Lake Avenue North, S3
Worcester, MA, MA 01655
Phone: 774-455-6536
Email: [email protected]
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Last Updated: January 03, 2024


Discipline Coordinators: Assistive Technology
Specialty Resource Contacts: Director of Technology
Project/Program/Clinic Contacts: Director, INDEX Program
Discipline(s): Applied Behavioral Analysis
Information Technology
AUCD Council Membership: No Council Membership
Research: Information Technology: development of web-based software and online courses accessible to people with disabilities; provision of technical services and products to state governments and nonprofit organizations.

Applied Behavior Analysis: reduction/elimination of aggressive behavior and/or self-injurious behavior; skills acquisition for activities of daily living.
Education: Technology Innovation and Entrepreneurship (I-Corps)
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Master of Science, Northeastern University, Boston, MA
Major - Applied Behavior Analysis
Minor - Transition & Systems Change

Bachelor of Arts, Bradford College, Bradford, MA
Major - Human Studies / Psychology
Minors - Spanish & Literature

Graduate, Center for International Studies, Toledo, Spain
Spanish Studies Program at The Ortega y Gasset Foundation
Service: At the Eunice Kennedy Shriver Center, University of Massachusetts Medical School:

Director, INDEX Program

Director of Technology, University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities (UCEDD)

Instructor, Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental & Related Disabilities (LEND) Graduate Program

Instructor, Department of Family Medicine & Community Health, University of Massachusetts Medical School





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