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“This is Michigan” Campaign Features Anne Mondro’s Memory, Aging & Expressive Arts

U-M School of Art & Design Associate Professor Anne Mondro discusses the art program that pairs students with local residents living with dementia, creating expressive projects off of the needs, interests, and abilities of the participants. June 19, 2019. #5-15mins #ArtandDesign #web-article #StampsSchoolofArtandDesign #ArtsandCulture #Michigan #Disability #AnneMondro ​​​​​​​​


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U-M Engineers Receive MCubed Funding to Improve Navigation of Built Environments by the Visually Impaired

College of Engineering researchers Jessie Yang, Carol C. Menassa, and Vineet Kamat receive funding to conduct research in developing improvements to navigation for the visually impaired. June 19, 2019. # #Engineering #web-article #MichiganEngineerNewsCenter #scienceandtechnology #CivilEngineering #EarthandEnvironmentalScience #ArtificialIntelligence #Disability #Jessie-Yang #CarolCMenassa #VineetKamat ​​​​​​​​​​​​


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Designing Better Apps For Students With Special Needs and Those Who Support Them

U-M School of Information Assistant Professor Gabriela Marcu shares her perspective on problems with existing technological apps, focusing on communication strategies that engage teachers, parents, and students to improve children's behavioral outcomes. May 2, 2019. #5-15mins #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #MichiganNews #Technology #InformationScience #Education #Children #Disability #LaurelThomas #GabrielaMarcu ​​​​​​​


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Adaptive Sports on Campus

Michigan Medicine Associate Professor of Family Medicine Oluwaferanmi Okanlami initiates a top-flight adaptive sports program with an initial focus on wheelchair basketball. November 29, 2018. #5-15mins #Kinesiology #web-article #SchoolofKinesiology #Society #Health/Wellness #SportsMedicine #Disability #SpaceScience #OluwaferanmiOkanlami


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To Manage Dementia Well, Start with the Caregivers

Michigan Medicine professor Helen Kales develops a new way to care for dementia patients, and that is based first on the caregiver and their understanding of the disease. September 15, 2018. #5-15mins #Medicine #web-article #InstituteforHealthcarePolicyandInnovation #HealthandWellness #Society #Disability #MentalHealth #Aging #HelenKales ​​​​​​​​​​


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Communication in Cancer Care Has Fallen Short for Many Deaf Survivors

Philip Zazove, the George A. Dean, M.D. Chair of Family Medicine, has co-authored a study investigating the experiences and challenges of deaf breast cancer survivors. August 28, 2017. #PhilipZazove #5-15mins #Medicine #web-article #MichiganMedicine #Health and Wellness #Communication #healthcare #Cancer #Disability ​​​​​​​​​​


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New National Report on Access for Doctors with Disabilities, Co-Authored by Family Medicine Faculty

Lisa Meeks, a clinician scholar at the U-M Institute for Health Policy and Innovation (IHPI), has recently co-authored a report detailing the lived experiences of students and doctors with disabilities. May 2, 2018. #LisaMeeks #5-15mins #Medicine #web-article #MichiganMedicine #HealthandWellness #Society #HigherEducation #Disability #Research ​​​​​​​​​​


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New Funding: Family Medicine Faculty will Lead Research and Clinical Pilot Program to Address Aging with Long-Term Disabilities

Michigan Medicine Department of Family Medicine Assistant Professors & Disability Health Researchers Michael M. McKee & Elham Mahmoudi discuss the goals and research plans of the new research concerning aging with long-term disabilities. August 13, 2018. #5-15mins #Medicine #web-article #MichiganMedicine #HealthandWellness #FamilyMedicine #Aging #Disability


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Engineering with Grace

U-M Computer Science Lecturer David Chesney leads a group of students creating software to help those with disabilities communicate and be more independent. May 6, 2014. #5-15minutes #Engineering #video #DepartmentofElectricalandComputerEngineering #Technology #HealthandWellness #Disability #ComputerScience #Engineering #DavidChesney #KMJ ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​


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MLK Day Speaker Talila Lewis: Seeking Justice for All Communities through ‘Disability Justice and Disability Solidarity’

U-M Law presents MLK Day guest speaker, Talila Lewis, attorney, social justice engineer, and educator, to discuss the oversimplification of Dr. King's work, which was rich with intersectionality, particularly, disability rights. February 4, 2019. #5-15min #Law #web-article #MichiganLaw #Government/Politics #Society #Diversity,Equity,andInclusion #Disability #SocialJustice ​​​