CED Ability Grand Rounds scheduled for Nov. 14

"How can design help to reduce the stigmatization of assistive technologies?"

Monday, October 16, 2023

CED Ability Grand Rounds November Webinar

Topic: "How can design help to reduce the stigmatization of assistive technologies?"

Presenter: Aline Darc Piculo dos Santos, Academic Researcher from Sao Paulo State University, Bauru, Brazil.

Learning objectives:

  1. Discuss the factors that influence the stigma of assistive technologies (AT).
  2. Discuss the relationship between AT's aesthetics and abandonement.

Register in advance for this meeting:

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting. It is recommended that you also join by phone to avoid audio delays due to bandwidth.

For questions about accessibility or to request an accomodation, please email: lcottrell@hsc.wvu.edu

Grand Rounds are an important teaching tool that helps our teams and other disability service providers keep up to date in evolving areas that may be directly related to, or associated with our core practice. The CED hosts a variety of state, national and international experts to share information and provide opportunities for discussion.

View previous webinars in the Grand Rounds Archives.

2023-2024 Grand Rounds Presentations

All webinars will be at 2:00 EST unless noted otherwise.

December 12
Presenter: TBD
January 9
Presenter: Dr. Michael Yogman
Title: The role of fathers in child and family development
February 13
Presenter: Sally Robinson and Melissa O'Donnell
Title: Connecting the dots: the critical role of the health sector in responding to the domestic and family experiences of Australian children and young people with disability
March 12
Presenter: TBD
April 9
Presenter: Dr. Grace Brannon
Title: Patient/family-centered communication in health encounters in families with children with disabilities and/or chronic conditions

May 14
Presenter: Dr. Cara Molyneux
Title: Reflections from the UK: Why employer flexibility matters to the recruitment, retention and progression of disabled workers
June 11
Presenter: Jenna Beffel
Title: Caregiving experiences of typically developing siblings of individuals with disabilities

Event Date: 11/14/2023 from 02:00 PM - 03:00 PM