Committees

NCDHR is organized into several committees that carry out its work. Click on any of the below boxes to find out more information.

Executive Committee »

Executive Committee

The Executive Committee is responsible for management of the Center.

Research Committee »

The Research Committee discusses design, implementation, analysis, and dissemination of NCDHR research projects.

Communication & Dissemination Committee »

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The Communication and Dissemination Committee is responsible for making information about the Center accessible to all audiences.

Education & Training Committee »

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The Education and Training Committee organizes the NCDHR's training programs for community members, students, and researchers.

External Advisory Committee (EAC) »

The External Advisory Committee (EAC) meets annually with NCDHR and helps to provide guidance and feedback incorporating a national perspective on NCDHR's strategies and Goals.

Local Partner Advisory Board (LPAB) »

The Local Partner Advisory Board (LPAB) meets quarterly and helps to better engage community organizations in NCDHR activities.

Translation Workgroup (TWG) »

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NCDHR approaches the translation of English measures through the use of both ASL and English-based Signing Working groups, collectively labeled the Translation Working Group. The Translation Workgroup (TWG) is made up of bilingual (ASL and English) individuals who have extensive experience in English-ASL translation and a high degree of Deaf cultural competency.

NCDHR Organizational Chart

Click here for a PDF of the organizational chart.

NCDHR Organizational Chart

Research Opportunities

Deaf Health Survey 2013

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To learn more about the Deaf Health Survey 2013, click here.

To sign up for this survey, email Kelly Matthews.