WIHD Welcomes New LEND Class (NY UCEDD/LEND)

October 3, 2016

WIHD is pleased to welcome the new 2016-2017 LEND class. The new LEND class represents a numbers of disciplines: Advocacy, Audiology, Family Specialist, Genetics, Occupational Therapy, Nursing, Public Administration, Public Health, Psychology, Social Work, Special Education and Speech Language Pathology. The trainees represent 9 affiliated universities: Fordham University, Mercy College, New York Medical College, New York University, Sarah Lawrence College, University of Iowa, University of Puerto Rico and University of the Virgin Islands.

We are pleased to announce that we will have 4 trainees participating via distance learning from the University of Puerto Rico and the University of the Virgin Islands. The LEND program is also proud to welcome 2 undergraduate research interns from Mercy College participating on LEND research teams as 'Research Interns'.