Two PM&R faculty set to present research on disabilities

October 20, 2016  //  FOUND IN: Updates & Resources

Michelle Meade, Ph.D., associate professor of physical medicine and rehabilitation, and Seth Warschausky, Ph.D., professor of physical medicine and rehabilitation, will present their research findings on disabilities at two separate Investing in Ability events this month.

The events are put on by the U-M Council for Disability Concerns and focus on the 2016 theme of “Diversity Includes Disability.”

Meade and Warschausky are both investigators at the U-M Technology Increasing Knowledge: Technology Optimizing Choice Rehabilitation Research Center and will present their research focused on health self-management and independence for teenagers and young adults with physical, cognitive, sensory and neurodevelopmental disabilities.

Mark their presentations on your calendar:

Dr. Warschausky presents “Supporting the Health Self-Management Needs of Youth with Disabilities” to the UMHS and greater Ann Arbor community

  • When: 7 p.m. – 8:30 p.m., Monday, Oct. 24
  • Where: Public Meeting Room, Ann Arbor District Library Main Branch

Dr. Meade presents Health Care Disparities and Disability: Identifying and Addressing Modifiable Factors” to the UMHS community

  • When: 8 a.m. – 9 a.m., Tuesday, Oct. 25
  • Where: Taubman Health Sciences Library Building, Room 2901

For a full list of Investing in Ability events and information on how to attend, please visit the campaign website.