2023 Disability Summit images

Opening Agenda: 8:30-9:30 [UCC Seminar Room]

8:30-9:00: Check in, Registration, Networking

9:00-9:30: Opening Remarks and Welcome: Tiffini Stevenson Earl and UI President Barbara J. Wilson

Joint Session: 9:30-10:30 AM [UCC Seminar Room]

Dr. Stephen Courtright:
Recognizing and Addressing Job Burnout: An Evidence-Based Perspective

Concurrent Morning Sessions: 10:45-11:30 AM

Take Care to Take Care: Strategies to Maintain Compassion Satisfaction: Bronwyn Threlkeld-Wiegand, MSSW, LISW [UCC Seminar Room]

Housing and Service Animals: Len Sandler [2520 B UCC]

UI REACH Program: Erica Kaldenberg and Jennifer Cremers [2520 C UCC]

Communicating with Individuals who use Augmentative and Alternative Communication: Krista Davidson, MS, CCC-SLP [2766 UCC]

Information Tables, Lunch, Breakout Sessions: 11:30 AM – 1:30 PM

Breakout Sessions: 12:15-1:15 PM

Digital Accessibility: T. Matthew Weissenberger

Disability Services: Michael Venzon

HR/Employment: Melissa Fiacco

Concurrent Afternoon Sessions: 1:30-2:15 PM

Increasing Disability Awareness and Mapping: Lane Strathearn [UCC Seminar Room]

Accessibility Informed Events Guide: Abbie Beadle [2520 B UCC]

Disability Bias in Education: Allison Levine [2766 UCC]

Closing Comments and Adjourn: 2:15-2:30 PM [UCC Seminar Room]

Following the summit, attendees are invited to visit the University of Iowa's Main Library to view "Hey Buddy, I'm Bill", an exhibit that tells the story of Bill Sackter, a long-time member of the University of Iowa community.