Training, Events, and Opportunities to Participate

Webinar: Effective Communication, the ADA, and Law Enforcement

September 6, 2017
12:30 – 1:00 p.m.
Presented by Michael Richardson of the Northwest ADA Center, this 30-minute "brown bag" session will focus on communication strategies, aids, and services to ensure effective communication between law enforcement and individuals who are deaf or had of hearing.

Healthy People 2030 Framework Open for Comment

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) seeks comments on the “Healthy People 2030" initiative, which sets goals and objectives to improve the health and well-being of people in the US, including people with disabilities. The public comment period will be open until September 29th.

DeVivo Mentored Research Award Open for Applications

The National Spinal Cord Injury Statistical Center (NSCISC) is seeking applications for the DeVivo Mentored Research Award. This award funds a 1-year $3,000 research project using data from the Spinal Cord Injury Model System (SCIMS) National Database. Application deadline is September 15, 2017.