Category Archives: Center for Disabilities and Development

What Else Is New?

ILEND Is Recruiting Trainees for the Next Academic Year Applications are due by March 1 The Iowa Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental and related Disabilities (ILEND) program is now recruiting for the 2023-2024 academic year.  ILEND is an interdisciplinary training program dedicated to improving the health of people with disabilities across the lifespan. Participation in the…
Read more

What’s New?

Take Charge of Your Health:  Understanding Vaccines Learn more about vaccines and how they can help protect you and others Take charge of your health by learning more about vaccines and how they can help protect you and other people in your community! It will help you learn: How vaccines work How vaccines protect you…
Read more

Health Care Provider Training

Assuring Access to Quality Health Care for Persons with Disabilities Continuing Medical Education Credit (CME) Available Assuring Access to Quality Health Care for Persons with Disabilities is a free suite of videos to train current and future health care professionals on strategies to communicate effectively with and accommodate patients with a variety of disabilities. Ranging…
Read more

Inclusive Recreation Mini-Grants

Apply Now for Inclusive Recreation Mini-Grants Applications due to CDD January 22 by 5:00 p.m. The Center for Disabilities and Development (CDD), Iowa’s University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disability (UCEDD) seeks to fund up to seven (7) mini-grants of $4,000 each to community recreation or health programs. Funds are available to assist local entities…
Read more