November 8, 2011

Disability and Cultural Diversity conference to be Tuesday, Nov. 15

A Disability and Cultural Diversity conference will be held Tuesday, Nov. 15, in room 363 of the Ezell Building on the Lipscomb University campus.

The event is sponsored by the Tennessee Disability Pathfinder, a project of the Vanderbilt Kennedy Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities and the Tennessee Council on Developmental Disabilities.

This conference will define multicultural awareness and focus on the values, principles, attitudes,and policies impacting the delivery of disability services to culturally diverse individuals and their families. Content will highlight the cultural perspectives of refugee, immigrant, rural and African-American populations.

More information is available at http://kc.vanderbilt.edu/site/newsandevents/calendar/page.aspx?id=3015.