The Alliance for Disability in
Health Care Education
Thursday, October 6, 2022 ADHCE Monthly Meeting (Virtual)
10:30 - 11:30 AM CST
Our Monthly meeting will include a presentation & discussion:
Conducting Accessible Research: Including People With Disabilities in Public Health, Epidemiological, and Outcomes Studies
Susan Magasi PhD, is Associate Professor, Departments of Occupational Therapy and Disability and Human Development, University of Illinois at Chicago.
Drawing on over a decade of community-based participatory health equity-focused research with disability community partners, including both disability advocacy organizations and grassroots community members, Dr. Magasi will share her experiences of conducting collaborative research, advocating for meaningful representation of disabled people, and fighting for accessible practices and products in large federal initiatives. In this discussion-based presentation, Susan will highlight successes and missed opportunities in serving as both a disability ally and career scientist. A small sample of her numerous publications on a variety of disability topics include:
Rasch analysis of social attitude barriers and facilitators to participation for individuals with disabilities AWK Wong, SF Garcia, EA Hahn, P Semik, JS Lai, S Magasi, J Hammel, ...Archives of physical medicine and rehabilitation 102 (4), 675-686, 2021
Open to Collaboration: Integrating The Perspectives Of Disability Peer Interventionists to Enhance the Responsiveness and Relevance of a Peer Health Navigator Program D Herrman, A LeFlore, B Green, C Papadimitriou, S MagasiArchives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 101 (12), e145, 2020
Peer support interventions in physical medicine and rehabilitation: a framework to advance the field S Magasi, C Papadimitriou Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 103 (7), S222-S229, 202
“It’s not the same without you:” Exploring the experience and perception of transition for people with intellectual disabilities and dementia AJ Sheth, JM Kramer, S Magasi, T Heller, A Nishida, J Hammel British Journal of Learning Disabilities 49 (3), 365-372, 202
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The Association of Rehabilitation Nurses (ARN)
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