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Part I Overview Information - Title:Initiative for Maximizing Student Development (IMSD) (R25)

News Clips

DA 04-1716 - Released: June 16, 2004

The Power of Digital Inclusion: Technology's Impact on Employment and Opportunities for People with Disabilities

NTID Media Release: Task Force on Health Care Careers for Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Community Formed

Press Release: Congresswoman Louise Slaughter Says New Task Force Should Help Deaf Students Enter Health care Fields

Gallaudet Media Release: A team effort to 'broaden and reform' health care

Gallaudet Video: Task Force Announcement on Health Care Careers for the Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Community

NTID News on Task Force Focuses on Medical Careers for the Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing

RIT University News Video on Task Force for Medical Careers for the Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing

Skilled-interpreter shortage presents hurdle in deaf MD’s quest to become dermatologist, Submitted by Ray on September 22, 2010

Health Care Interpreting Certificate available at the National Technical Institute for the Deaf (NTID)- Rochester, NY

Certification for Health Care Interpreters: Certified Health Care Interpreter (CHI), and Associate Health Care Interpreter (AHI)


June 2011 Interim Report: Building Pathways to Health Care Careers for the Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Community(pdf)

Further Education Colleges:Recruitment Equality for the 21st Century?, June 2011, An Independent studyby Anne Tynan, Commissioned by R21Education (pdf)

The Health Care Workforce in New York, 2008 - Trends in the Supply and Demand for Health Workersby The Center for Health Workforce Studies - School of Public Health, University at Albany, April 2010 (pdf)

Press Release Disability February 3, 2011 (pdf)

Recruitment Equality - Accessibility, Equality and Diversity
on Recruitment Websites, January 2011 by Anne Tynan

Selected Demographics for persons who are Deaf or Hard-of-Hearing, by Gerard G. Walter, Project Consultant, PEPNet-Northeast, NTID, and Janet MacLeod, Senior Research Associate Academic Affairs, NTID, September 11, 2010 (pdf)

Student Information, ACT Inc. 2009-2010. Educational Opportunity Service (pdf)

Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Students in Transition: Demographic with an Emphasis on STEM Education, by Gerard G. Walters, June 2010 (pdf)

Summit to Create a Cyber-Community to Advance Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Individuals in STEM, DHH Cyber-Community Summary Report Final 2009, the Summit was led by the Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) and the University of Washington(UW)and supported bu the National Science Foundation under Award No. OCI-0749253, August 31, 2009 (pdf)

Pipeline Programs to Improve Racial and Ethnic Diversity in the Health Professions, by U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, April 2009 (pdf)

Report on the Findings and Recommendations of Improving Access to Health and Mental Health Care for Chicago’s Deaf Community Phase II, a collaboration of Advocate Health Care and Sinai Health System, January, 2004–June, 2007 (pdf)

Center for Health Workforce Studies University of Albany - Center Reports and Presentations

THE DOCTOR CAN’T SEE YOU NOW, NEW YORK’S PHYSICIAN SHORTAGE GROWS, Health Care Association of New York State, December 2009 (pdf)

"2010 Minority Student Medical Career Awareness Workshops & Recruitment Fair" November 6, 2010(pdf)

"Social Work Practice in Health Care Settings by the National Association of Social Workers" 2005 (pdf)

Institute of Medicine of the National Academies - Advising the Nation, Improving Health Copyright © 2010 National Academy of Science Role of Mentoring Relationships in the Career Development of Successful MacLeod(pdf)

General Information About Health Care Careers

"Health Care Careers"

"Accredited Nursing College Organization"

Medical Students with Disabilities: Resources to Enhance Accessibility, AAMC 2010

"American Association of Colleges of Nursing - Projected Nursing Shortage, Updated September 2010

"Job Accommodation Network: Accommodation and Compliance Series: Employees with Hearing Loss"

Health Workforce Information Center - Health Care Employment Projections: An Analysis of Bureau of Labor Statistics Occupational Projections, 2008-2018

Health Workforce Information Center HWIC - New York

Health Workforce Information Center HWIC - District of Columbia

Center for Health Workforce Studies University of Albany - Resources: Regional Centers for Health Workforce Studies; Federal Agencies

Association of American Colleges AAMC - Health Workforce Data Resources: Regional Health Workforce Centers; Federal Agencies and Organizations; Research Centers and Data Clearing Houses; Educational Organizations; Professional Organizations

Health Workforce Solutions LLC HWS - Regional Centers for Health Workforce Studies

NAMI e-Advocate article about Mental Illness in the Deaf Community

Deaf Manager of Nurses at a Kansas hospital, by Marianne Aiello, HealthLeaders Media

Deafness, Communication and Isolation in the Workplace by Alan Parnes and Diane Currie Richardson

An Open Letter to Training Directors Regarding Accommodations For Deaf Interns, by Christen A. Szymanski, Ph.D.

November 6, 2010 AAMC Fair at the Omni Shoreham Hotel

Health Care Careers for the Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing 10-27-10, by Brenda D. Lee, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry