Center for Disability Health and Wellness

Welcome from the University of Michigan Center for Disability Health and Wellness!

Our mission is to develop and apply innovative research, clinical, and educational strategies to address inequities in healthcare access, quality, and outcomes experienced by individuals with physical, sensory and developmental disabilities across the lifespan. Our vision is of working in partnership with members of the disability community to ensure that all people, regardless of type or severity of disability, have full access to quality health care and to wellness activities personalized to their background, strengths and needs.


Upcoming Events

Monthly CDHW Research Meeting
Join us for our monthly research meeting on Thursday, January 6th, 2022 at 1pm.


IDEAL RRTC Webinar Series
Philippa Clarke, PhD, University of Michigan & Robyn Rontal, JD, MHSA, University of Michigan will be presenting Broadband Internet Access: Implications for the Health of People with Disabilities.  This webinar will take place on Thursday, January 13th, 2022 from 2-3pm. Registration information will be coming soon.