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Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Forum: Starting the Journey

June 23 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Catered lunch in the Wiley break-out space at 11:30 a.m.

About the Event:

Please join us for a forum on advancing diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) in intellectual and developmental disabilities research at the Waisman Center. This is the first in a series of events centered around the Waisman Center’s DEI initiatives. This year’s Waisman Center DEI pilot awardees will share about their project aims, progress, and lessons learned to date. The presentations will be followed by a discussion.

About the Panel:

Anita Bhattacharyya, PhDAnita Bhattacharyya, PhD
Creating Greater Diversity in the Center’s Stem Cell Lines


Arezoo MovagharArezoo Movaghar, PhD
Improving the Journey from Diagnosis to Treatment


Bernadette Gillick, PhDBernadette Gillick, PhD, MSPT, PT
Increasing Representation in a Study of Brain Injury Recovery


Erin Thomson, MSW, LCSWErin Thomson, MSW, LCSW
Improving Follow-Up Care to Increase Access to Care


Brittany G. Travers, PhDBrittany Travers, PhD
Creating Greater Research Accessibility for the Latinx Community


Tim MarkleTim Markle, MA, MA/CS
Increasing the Southern Regional Center’s
Outreach to the Black Community


Everyone Welcome


June 23
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Event Category:


Gabe Lavezzi