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Meeting the Needs of Deaf Scientists: Creating a Diversity Hub of Innovation in Rochester

Meeting the Needs of Deaf Scientists: Creating a Diversity Hub of Innovation in Rochester

University of Rochester Medical Center and Rochester Institute of Technology’s National Technical Institute for the Deaf hope to become a national hub for training Deaf scientists. Deaf and hard-of-hearing individuals face many unique and diverse challenges and are greatly underrepresented in the biomedical sciences.

1/23/2017
URMC/RIT/NTID Awarded $2.1M to Train Deaf Scientists

URMC/RIT/NTID Awarded $2.1M to Train Deaf Scientists

Shattering the glass ceiling for deaf scholars who want to earn a Ph.D. is the primary goal of a new program, recently funded with $2.1 million by the National Institute for General Medical Sciences.

8/27/2013