The ongoing COVID-19 health crisis is stressful for everyone; however, the stress placed on the disability community has been particularly acute. One particularly salient concern expressed by this community is fear of being viewed as expendable or as undeserving of equal healthcare access by healthcare providers
Watch the recording of the webinar with panelists Mark D. Peterson, PhD, MS, FACSM and Heidi Haapala, MD
Dr. Peterson will work with the Cerebral Palsy Surveillance Program in Sweden to research the longitudinal health and health care of people with cerebral palsy in that country.
Women who are Deaf and hard of hearing have more pregnancy complications and worse outcomes than those without hearing impairment, a study indicates.
The Center for Disability Health and Wellness, led by Michelle Meade, Ph.D, and Michael McKee, M.D., M.P.H., is the recipient of a grant from the Michigan Institute for Clinical and Health Research (MICHR) to support interdisciplinary research teams in pursuing external multi-component NIH large-scale grants.
A new study co-authored by Philippa Clarke, Ph.D. turned to Twitter to see whether online discussions about food can help inform policy makers influencing social determinants of health.
A project led by IDEAL RRTC co-investigator Philippa Clarke, Ph.D. makes national neighborhood datasets open and available for public use, through the U-M Institute for Social Research (ISR) and the Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR).
Research teams from Boston RISE, Early Intervention–Colorado discuss use of data collections in future research.
Role of socioenvironmental factors noted in Journal of Aging and Health paper