Welcome to HealthMatters Program™ for People with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities!

HealthMatters Program is a partnership between community and academia with a common aim to improve health of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD). Our goals are to develop and share tools for bidirectional health promotion research, service-learning, and training, support health promotion program development, implementation, and evaluation and disseminate and integrate evidence-based health promotion services for people with IDD.


October 9-11, 2017
Pacific Rim International Conference on Disability and Diversity, Honolulu, Hawaii

October 11-13, 2017
Southwest Conference on Disability, Albuquerque, NM

November 2-4, 2017
The Arc 2017 National Convention, San Diego, CA

November 5-8, 2017
AUCD Conference, Washington D.C.

Initial development of this website was supported by Grant from Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health & Human Development (NICHD), RC4HD066915. The contents are solely the responsibility of the authors and do not necessarily represent the official views of NICHD.
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