Category Archives: Developmental Disabilities

Upcoming Webinar: Pulling Teeth: Working to Change Access to Dental Care for America’s Most Vulnerable

Session date: Wednesday, October 10, 2012 Starting time: 1:00 pm, Eastern Daylight Time (New York, GMT-04:00) Duration: 1 hour Presenters: Achieva Live Description: Oral Health access is a problem for many populations, but for people with disabilities, challenges are significant. … Continue reading

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Treating the Dental Patient with a Developmental Disorder

Bibby Library recently purchased the new book Treating the Dental Patient with a Developmental Disorder.  If you are affiliated with the University of Rochester, you may borrow the book for two weeks. Edited by Karen Raposa and Steven Perlman, the … Continue reading

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Autism Events

Walk Now for Autism Speaks Ever wondered where the Autism Speaks Walk money goes??  Now is your chance to find out. Autism Speaks funds research at 17 sites nationally.  One of those sites is right here in Rochester. Come and … Continue reading

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Eastman Dental’s Dr. Wayne Lipschitz interviewed about oral health for persons with developmental disabilities

Read the article For cognitively impaired, care poses a challenge,  published by delaware online.

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Managing Dental Care for Patients with Autism Spectrum Disorder

The Southeast Regional Consortium and AUCD Presents the following webinar: Managing Dental Care for Patients with Autism Spectrum Disorder Thursday, May 3, 2012 2:00pm EST – 3:00pm EST For more information and to register go to http://www.aucd.org/template/event.cfm?event_id=3032&id=379&parent=379

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An invitation from the Community Task Force on Oral Health Needs of People with Developmental Disabilities

Please join us for the 2nd Community Planning Meeting Date:        May 23, 2012 Time:       5 p.m. – 7 p.m. Location:  Rochester General Hospital – Twig Auditorium 1425 Portland Avenue Free parking! Please park in … Continue reading

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Project Updates

Presentations from our March 12 Community Planning Workshop are now available for you to view on our website. Reminder If you have a developmental disability or are at the parent or caregiver of a person with developmental disabilities, please complete … Continue reading

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