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Center for Disability & Health

  • Founded: 2004
  • Purpose: To promote health and access to care for people with disabilities, prevent secondary conditions, and eliminate disparities between people with and without disabilities in the U.S.
  • Objectives: Include conducting interdisciplinary research, training, technical assistance, and educational activities related to disability and health.
  • Current research: Includes community-based screening for autism, and interventions for children with developmental delays.
  • Contact: Susan W. Fox, Ph.D., Director (914) 493-8204

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