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The Interdisciplinary Technical Assistance Center (ITAC) on Autism and Developmental Disabilities is a project of the Association of University Centers on Disabilities (AUCD) that supports Autism CARES programs, including interdisciplinary training programs, such as the Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental and Related Disabilities (LEND) and Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics (DBP) programs.

 

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2024 EHDI Conference Scholarships for LEND Audiology Trainees

Deadline: February 16th at 11:59pm

AUCD is offering scholarships to support LEND audiology trainees in attending the Early Hearing Detection and Intervention Annual Conference on March 17-19, 2024. All current LEND audiology trainees, ...

Special Announcement from the Division of Maternal and Child Health Workforce Development

Updated Maternal and Child Health Leadership Competencies

The Maternal and Child Health Bureau's Division of MCH Workforce Development is proud to announce an update to the Maternal and Child Health Leadership Competencies! The MCH Leadership Competencies he...

LEND Family Mentorship Models

LEND Family Mentorship Models

The long-awaited LEND Family Mentorship Models are here! This document was written by LEND programs for LEND programs and contains several different versions of this experience from across the network...

Upcoming Events

LEND Lived Experience Virtual Summit

Monday, March 4, 2024
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: Zoom

We are excited to invite you to the LEND Lived Experience Summit! The summit will be held via Zoom on Monday and Tuesday, March 4-5, 2024, from 3:00 PM-6:00 PM Eastern Time. The LEND Self-Advocate Discipline Network and LEND Family Discipline Network voted to join forces for future summits to showcase the work and best practices in both LEND disciplines.

2024 Disability Policy Seminar Orientation and Policy Education 101 Workshop

Tuesday, March 26, 2024
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Location: Zoom

Webinar Description: This workshop will help trainees learn how to educate policymakers in DC and at home as well as teach them to connect their experience and expertise to policy. The workshop will help prepare trainees for the 2024 Disability Policy Seminar taking place from April 8-10, 2024, in Washinton, DC. More webinar details and content will be coming soon!

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Featured Resources

Updated Maternal and Child Health Leadership Competencies!

Message from the Division of Maternal and Child Health Workforce Development: The Maternal and Child Health Bureau’s Division of MCH Workforce Development is proud to announce an update to the ...

AIR-P LEND Seminar Series

The AIR-P LEND Seminar Series explains the six AIR-P Research Nodes, current gaps in research, and aims to streamline the research to practice pipeline within that node’s research area. This res...

The LEND Self-Advocacy Discipline Competencies

The LEND Self-Advocacy Discipline Competencies is a product of the LEND Self-Advocacy Discipline Network (LSDN), formerly known as the Purposeful Inclusion of People with Disabilities (PWD) Workgroup....

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