Guest Speakers

Visiting Lecturers (sponsored by NCDHR)

June 30, 2008

"Deaf and Hard of Hearing: Is it a Disability? Perspectives form the World of Public Health"

by Sara Beth Weiner, MSW, MPH

Women with Disabilities Health Equity Coalition
Oregon Health & Science University
Portland, OR

June 27, 2008

"Vision and Deafness"

by Andrew Baker, O.D.

Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary
A Teaching Hospital of Harvard Medical School
Boston, MA

June 28, 2007

"Natural History and Genetic Studies of Usher's Syndrome"

by Thomas Friedman, Ph.D. and Ekaterina Tsilou, M.D.

Laboratory of Molecular Genetics
National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders
Bethesda, MD

May 10 , 2007

"What is Community-Based Participatory Research?"

by Daniel S. Blumenthal, M.D. MPH

Professor and Chair
Community Health & Preventive Medicine
Morehouse School of Medicine
Principal Investigator
Morehouse School of Medicine Preventive Research Center
Atlanta, GA

September 26, 2006 (AM Presentation)

"Unilateral and Slight-Mild Bilateral Hearing Loss in Infants and Children: Developmentally Significant"

by Danielle S. Ross, Ph.D., M.Sc.

Senior Service Fellow
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Atlanta, GA

September 26, 2006 (PM Presentation)

"The Epidemiology and Prevention of Congenital Cytomegalovirus Infection and Disease: Activities of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention"

by Danielle S. Ross, Ph.D., M.Sc.

Senior Service Fellow
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Atlanta, GA

May 16, 2006

"Charting Globalization of the Deaf Community"

by Markku Jokinen

President
World Federal of the Deaf (WRD)
Helsinki, FINLAND

February 24, 2006

"Deaf Patients and their Doctors' A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Doctor's Office'"

by Michael A. Schwartz

Assistant Professor of Law
Director, Public Interest Law Firm
Syracuse University College of Law
Syracuse, NY

March 25, 2005

"The Role of Disability and Health Science in Public Health: An Application of a Public Health Conceptual Framework to Older People with Sensory Loss"

by John Crews, DPA

Lead Scientist
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Atlanta, GA

Research Opportunities

Deaf Health Survey 2013

DHS 2013 thermometer

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

To sign up for this survey, email Kelly Matthews.