Welcome to HealthMatters™ Program Website!
- HealthMatters Program is a partnership between community and academia with a common aim to improve health of people with developmental disabilities (DD). 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 DD.
News and Research Alerts
Health Care for Adults with IDD - Toolkit for Primary Care Providers
Peer-Mentored Prep program improves disaster preparedness among adults with I/DD
Professionals lack knowledge about fragile X syndrome and autism
HealthMatters Program Scale Up project part of the newly funded RRTCDD
December 11, 2014
HealthMatters Train the Trainer Workshop, Chicago, IL
May 4-7, 2015
YAI International Conference, New York, NY
May 18-22, 2015
Pacific Rim International Conference on Disability and Diversity, Honolulu, HI
June 1-4, 2015
AAIDD Annual Meeting, Louisville, KY
The information provided in 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.