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Tackling a Pediatric Dental Dilemma

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Of interest to AADMD members interested in oral healthcare (all of us!).

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AADMD VP Public Policy and Advocacy


Tackling a Pediatric Dental Dilemma

An interprofessional team aims to improve the oral health of Minnesota children with special health care needs.

Thanks to my colleague Bambi Troxell, SLP, the head of Speech, Language and Swallowing at the Orange Grove Center for sending me this article.

Latest from the CP Alliance for July 10, 2017

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See below for the latest from the Cerebral Palsy Alliance.

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Social Mission in Health Professions Education: Beyond Flexner

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Article of interest for the AADMD community.

"Social Mission" has always been a core value to the AADMD. Those clinician-educators of the Academy have always included the idea of the "social mission" (as it relates to the healthcare of individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities) to medical students, interns, residents and fellows.

Words to Remember from 2017 Medical School Commencement Speeches

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From Words to Remember from 2017 medical school commencement speeches...

This former Surgeon General reminds us of one of the most important roles that clinicians (especially in the field of intellectual and developmental healthcare) play....and which was one of the foundational values of the AADMD.

Latest from the CP Alliance for June 2017

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ESPN to honor Eunice Shriver

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ESPN to honor Eunice Kennedy Shriver.

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ESPN To Honor Special Olympics Founder


Eunice Kennedy Shriver, pictured at a 2008 event, will posthumously receive the Arthur Ashe Courage Award at this year's ESPY Awards. (National Institutes of Health)

Let's Talk About Dental Inequality in America

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Recent article from our friends at RRTCDD, Let's Talk About Dental Inequality in America. To read the article visit http://rrtcdd.org/2017/06/08/lets-talk-about-dental-inequality-in-america/

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AADMD VP of Policy and Advocacy

Disability Research Consortium meeting - August 2nd - FYI

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Please see below for information regarding the upcoming Disability Research Consortium meeting in August sent to us by our friend and NTG Co-Chair, Matthew P. Janicki, Ph.D.

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AADMD VP of Policy and Advocacy


Register Now for the DRC Annual Meeting

August 2, 2017, 8:00 a.m.–4:30 p.m. (ET)

International group shares concerns about disconnect between dental, medical care

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From the Journal of the Association of Health Care Journalists.

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AADMD VP of Policy and Advocacy


International group shares concerns about disconnect between dental, medical care

BY MARY OTTO | MAY 19, 2017

Latest from the Cerebral Palsy Alliance

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