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AADMD members congratulate Dr. Jessica De Bord

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AADMD members congratulate Dr. Jessica De Bord for her position on describing what constitutes a respected pediatric residency program. Dr. De Bord applies many of the tenets and core values of the AADMD relating to treating the medically underserved to her perspectives. Her concerns were recently published in the Journal of Pediatric Dentistry (see attached).

Use of Multisensory Environments (MSE) in Clinical Treatment Delivery: A review of the literature

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Use of Multisensory Environments (MSE) in Clinical Treatment Delivery: A review of the literature.

Rick Rader, MD
AADMD VP of Policy and Advocacy

American Board of Medical Specialties - Visiting Scholars Program

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This might be of interest to people in your networks:
http://www.abms.org/initiatives/committing-to-physician-quality-improvement/visiting-scholars-program/

Matt Holder, MD, MBA
Immediate Past President
AADMD

People with autism, intellectual disabilities fight bias in transplants

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This article demonstrates the need for the AADMD's ongoing vigilance in responding to the ongoing cases of stigmatizing individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

Feedback requested from the Administration for Community Living

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Feedback is requested from the Administration for Community Living on their DRAFT Principles for a Person-Centered Approach to Serious or Advanced Illness. For more information and to provide your feedback, see their request below.

Rick Rader, MD
AADMD VP of Policy and Advocacy


Closing the Gap: Coordination of Care Between Physicians and Dentists

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Thanks to Dr Steve Perlman for providing this link.

CLOSING THE GAP: Coordination of care between physicians and dentists

https://www.dentalaegis.com/cced/2017/03/closing-the-gap-coordination-of-care-between-physicians-and-dentists

Disability Stigma and the Impact on Patient Care

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Disability Stigma and the Impact on Patient Care

http://agerrtc.washington.edu/info/factsheets/stigma

Rick Rader, MD
AADMD VP of Policy and Advocacy

From Colleagues at the Association for Health Care Journalists

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From Colleagues at the Association for Health Care Journalists

Reporter explored efforts to make dental health a primary care priority

http://healthjournalism.org/blog/2017/02/reporter-explored-efforts-to-make-dental-health-a-primary-care-priority/

Words Have Power

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Words matter...whether you are describing ideas, plans, relationships or tumors. Clinicians in the field of intellectual and developmental disabilities are in the epicenter of "words, terms and labels;" and they are ever changing. This article from the Association of Health Care Journalists calls attention to the bicameral impact of words (informational and emotional) when communicating about disease (or should we say disorders?).

TED Talk - Dr. Lisa Thornton

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TED Talk - DR. LISA THORNTON

What I learned as doctor treating children with disabilities.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zGmX6aROtNs

Recommended for all AADMD followers.

Rick Rader, MD
AADMD VP External Affairs

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