Health Care for Persons with ID/DD: Trends, Characteristics and Challenges


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Tuesday, April 12, 2011
2:00PM Eastern - 3:30PM Eastern
Location: Online

About the Webinar
The purpose of this webinar will be to describe the trends and characteristics of health and health care services for persons with ID/DD. Through an analysis comparing National Core Indicator (NCI) data and Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System Survey data, Ohio will present data describing the health and health care of Ohioans with IDD compared to Ohioans without disabilities. Join the webinar to find out:

  • What is the health status of Ohioans with IDD
  • What is the state of health care provided to people with IDD
  • What are the evidence-based policy recommendations to improving health and health care for persons with IDD

Target Audience:  UCEDD and State DD Directors and researchers; CORE and NASDDDS researchers


  • John L. Martin, Director, Ohio Department of Developmental Disabilities
  • Kevin Aldridge, Researcher, Ohio Department of Developmental Disabilities
  • Marc J. Tassé, Ph.D., Director, Ohio State University Nisonger Center
  • Susan Havercamp, Ph.D., Program Director, Nisonger Center's Health Promotion/Healthcare Parity

For more information about AUCD's Council on Research and Evaluation visit the CORE webpage HERE