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November 9, 2022

The Department of Communication, in collaboration with the Center for Disability Health and Wellness, has created a handy guide to make sure language does not intentionally or unintentionally create an unwelcoming atmosphere for individuals with disability.

November 8, 2022

CDHW community partners Lisa Franklin and Tameka Citchen-Spruce recently took part in a webinar hosted by the Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation.

November 3, 2022

Congratulations to U-M CDHW Co-Director Dr. Michael McKee, and U-M CDHW partner UMAISE for being named among the 2022 Honorable Mentions as part of this year's James T. Neubacher Award ceremony. Full details about the award and event can be found here.

October 27, 2022

The article examines barriers to care for people with disabilities.

October 5, 2022

This project is a direct extension of efforts already underway at the CDHW. Project directors hope the grant will help bring about meaningful change in clinical, research, and community settings.

September 26, 2022

The open-access journal is interested in receiving manuscripts that will explore the problems faced by older adults with disabilities.

September 12, 2022

Steven Erickson, PharmD is an Associate Professor at the University of Michigan College of Pharmacy and a clinical pharmacist at the Michigan Medicine General Medicine Resident Ambulatory Care clinic.

September 5, 2022

There are approximately 299,000 people living with spinal cord injury (SCI) in the United States.

August 30, 2022

A new visual abstract developed by the Department of Family Medicine shows that more efforts are needed to encourage and facilitate the use of preventive care among people with MS.

August 25, 2022

Center for Disability Health and Wellness Co-Director Dr. Michael McKee shares his perspective on the new FDA rule.