Tag Archives: RERC

La tecnología está en todas partes, y todos deben ser capaces de usarla – #GAAD 2017

El Día Mundial de Concientización de la Accesibilidad (GAAD por sus siglas en inglés) es este jueves, 18 de mayo (en inglés). El objetivo de GAAD es difundir la palabra sobre la accesibilidad digital. La tecnología digital está en todas partes: … Continue reading

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Cuando duele mover: Mantener un estulo de vida saludable con los síndromes de dolor crónico y de fatiga crónica

El mes de mayo es el Mes Nacional de la Aptitud Física y Deportes (en inglés) y el Consejo del Presidente sobre la Aptitud Física, Deportes, y Nutrición está ofreciendo recursos e ideas para ayudar a las personas a #MoverseEnMayo (#MoveinMay en … Continue reading

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Answered Questions: Monthly News for the Disability Community for April 2016

Answered Questions is a monthly resource for the Spanish language Disability Community that fills an information need. Each month, we look through the searches on our blog and through the information requests made by our patrons who speak Spanish and … Continue reading

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¡Encuéntrenos en el Smithsonian!

¡NARIC se unirá a representantes de varios proyectos financiados por NIDILRR en el Festival de la ADA del Smithsonian: 25 Años de Derechos de Personas con Discapacidades este fin de semana en el Mall Nacional! Vengan al Museo Nacional de … Continue reading

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The Paralympic Games and Recreational Therapy

Since the end of the 2014 Olympic Games in Sochi, we have begun looking forward to the 2014 Paralympic Games beginning on March 7th. Over 40 countries will be represented at this year’s winter games and athletes will participate in … Continue reading

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NIDRR Long-Range Plan Informational Webinar: About NIDRR

On Thursday, May 24th NIDRR and OSERS hosted an informational webinar on the proposed NIDRR long-range plan for fiscal years 2013 through 2017.  The presentation given by NIDRR director Charlie Lakin, PhD, and Ruth Brannon, director of the Research Sciences … Continue reading

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Four Proposed Priorities Proposed Today!

Three items were published in the Federal Register today announcing new priorities for NIDRR projects. We sent them out through our NIDRR Announcements listserv. In case you accidentally deleted it (or you’re not subscribed, see our previous post about it), … Continue reading

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Participate: Survey on How You Communicate with Emergency Services

The Rehabilitation Engineering Research Center for Wireless Technology is conducting a survey of how people with disabilities communicate with emergency services. Take 5 minutes to fill it out and you could be eligible to win a $250 Amazon gift card … Continue reading

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Funding Opportunity: 4 NIDRR grant announcements

We have a handy alert set up for Grants.gov to let us know when new NIDRR grant announcements have been posted. Here are the latest: Rehabilitation Engineering Research Center on Cognitive Rehabilitation at http://www07.grants.gov/search/search.do?&mode=VIEW&flag2006=false&oppId=48870 Rehabilitation Research and Training Center on … Continue reading

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