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3rd annual Santa Clara Valley Brain Injury Conference: Building on the Legacy of Coma to Community!

The 3rd annual Santa Clara Valley Brain Injury Conference: Building on the Legacy of Coma to Community is the updated continuation of the Coma to Community Conference hosted by Santa Clara Valley Medical Center from 1977 through 1995. The main … Continue reading

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NIDRR Outcomes Research in the Spotlight at ACRM

Researchers from the Center for Rehabilitation Outcomes Research (CROR) will have a strong presence at this year’s conference of the American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine, October 9-13 in Vancouver, BC. Seven session will include knowledge gleaned from CROR’s ongoing NIDRR-funded … Continue reading

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Race, Ethnicity, and Disability: State of the Science Conference

This year’s Race, Ethnicity, and Disabilities: State of the Science Conference was held on March 1-2 in Arlington, VA and was presented by Virginia Commonwealth University Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, which is funded by the National Institute on … Continue reading

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White House Conference Call to Discuss Fiscal Year 2013 Budget with the Special Assistant to the President for Disability Policy

At 2pm EST on Wednesday, February 15th, there will be a conference call with Kareem Dale, Special Assistant to the President for Disability Policy, to discuss the President’s Fiscal Year 2013 Budget. This call will highlight the Obama Administration’s budget … Continue reading

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The monthly White House Conference Call on Disability Issues.

At 2pm today, the monthly White House Conference Call on Disability Issues began with Mr. Kareem Dale updating callers on the new format for the call, which includes answering some of the questions posted on http://www.disability.gov. After the format update, … Continue reading

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Four NEW events added to the NARIC Calendar of NIDRR and Conference, Conventions, and Meetings Calendars!

The following events have been added to the NARIC Calendar of NIDRR Events and the Conference, Conventions, and Meetings calendar! NIMH Director’s Innovation Speaker Series Presents Traumatic Brain Injury and Spinal Cord Injury in Modern War. Date/Time: Thursday, January 12, … Continue reading

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Observing the International Day for People with Disabilities

The International Day of Persons with Disabilities is observed annually on December 3rd and was established in 1981 by the International Year for Disabled Persons. This day has an objective of promoting better understanding of disability issues and is focused … Continue reading

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White House Disability Call for the Month of July, 2011

Para la versión en español de este blog, por favor, desplácese hacia abajo hasta la parte inferior de la página./For the Spanish version of this blog, please scroll down to the bottom of the page. Today’s White House Disability Call … Continue reading

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TU Collaborative is Recruiting Eligible Participants for an Internet Education and Social Support Research Study!

The NIDRR-funded Temple University Collaborative on Community Inclusion of Individuals with Psychiatric Disabilities is conducting a study on Internet education and social support for mothers with mental illness.  The study is recruiting mothers who are interested in participating in an … Continue reading

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Budget Calls to the White House

What follows is a list of various calls which the public can participate in to learn about the President’s Fiscal Year 2012 budget in relation to Research, Development, HUD, Minorities, Health Care, Energy, Environment, Arts and Humanities, Social Safety Net, … Continue reading

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