2010 Southwest Conference on Disability: Call for Participation

The annual Southwest Conference on Disability is scheduled for October 6-8, 2010, in Albuquerque, New Mexico. The themes of this year’s conference are:

  • ADA at Forty: Looking Ahead to 2030
  • Impact of Technology on Improving the Quality of Life for People with Disabilities
  • Improving the Quality of Life of Children with Disabilities: What Works, What Doesn’t and How to Make It Better

You can learn more about the conference here: http://cdd.unm.edu/swconf/index.asp . To learn more about the themes and submitting a proposal, visit the Submit a Proposal page. The deadline for proposal submissions is May 18, 2010.

National sponsors of the Southwest Conference on Disability include the Disability and Health Team at the CDC, the Christopher and Dana Reeve Paralysis Research Center), AAHD, the Cody Unser First Step Foundation, the Texas Governor’s Committee on People with Disability, the Center on Disability and Development, Texas A&M University and the Texas Center for Disability Studies, University of Texas.