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
August 28, 2014
Key Issues at End of Life and in End of Life Care for Adults with I/DD - AAIDD Webinar
September 30 - October 2, 2014 The Arc's 2014 National Convention, New Orleans, LA
October 7, 2014
HealthMatters Program Train-the-Trainer Workshop, Chicago, IL
October 7 - 10, 2014
Southwest Conference on Disability, Albuquerque, NM
November 9 - 12, 2014
AUCD 2014 Conference, Washington, DC
November 15 -19, 2014
American Public Health Association 142nd Annual Meeting and Exposition, New Orleans, LA
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.