May 31, 2023

Dr. Lisa Meeks to Speak in Upcoming Webinar Series Focused on Nurses with Disabilities in Health Professions Education

Note: This information originally appeared in an email newsletter distributed by Josiah Macy Jr. Foundation.

Josiah Macy Jr. FoundationDocs with Disabilities InitiativeAmerican Association of Colleges of Nursing, and Johns Hopkins University Disability Health Research Center will partner to host a three-part webinar series on exploring the barriers to inclusion for nurses with disabilities. The series will cover removing admissions barriers for nurses with disabilities, and the role that nursing faculty play in addressing accommodations in HPE settings.

Each webinar will build upon the last to highlight barriers and facilitators for nurses with disabilities, and will have a new moderator and speaker panel for each topic as well.

Learn more and register for the sessions below. Live transcriptioning will be provided. If you need additional accommodations, please contact Lisa Meeks (

Webinar Details:

Nurses with Disabilities in Training and Practice

Removing Admissions Barriers for Nurses with Disabilities: Addressing Technical Standards

Nursing Faculty’s Role in Addressing Accommodations in Education and Training Settings