News Archives

  • Spectrum

    July 13th, 2017

    Most Disabled Children Would Not be Shielded from U.S. Medicaid Cuts— quotes Meg Comeau, senior project director, health law, policy &

  • Kaiser Health News

    July 12th, 2017

    Millions of Kids Fall Outside Senate Plan to Shield Disabled from Medicaid Cuts  — quotes Meg Comeau, senior project director, health

  • Opposing Views

    July 12th, 2017

    Millions of Disabled Kids Lose Coverage Under GOP Plan — quotes Meg Comeau, senior project director, health law, policy & management

  • WBUR

    July 12th, 2017

    Disabled Children and the Senate Health Plan — mentions Sara Bachman, research professor of health law, policy & management

  • Professor Chairs Committee on Assistive Technology

    June 2nd, 2017

    Alan Jette heads National Academies committee analyzing use of assistive products and technologies to help people with disabilities to work.

  • For Disability Advocacy, Student Goes to Washington

    March 28th, 2017

    LEND Fellow Jessica Christian represented mental illness criminal justice diversion issues program at Disability Policy Seminar March 20-23.

  • Medical Xpress

    October 3rd, 2016

    Healthy Lifestyle in Old Age Shortens End-of-Life Disability — quotes Mini E. Jacob, postdoctoral associate at the Health and Disabilities Research Institute

  • The Intersection of Poverty and Disability in India

    August 22nd, 2016

    It is crucial to share the stories of Indian people living with disabilities so as to shed light on their largely invisible experience.

  • Children with Disabilities Face Higher Risk of Repeat Caregiver Harm

    January 19th, 2016

    Higher percentage of children with disabilities who are referred to protective services for unsubstantiated neglect experience subsequent maltreatment.

  • The New York Times

    November 3rd, 2014

    Bracing for the Falls of an Aging Nation — quotes Nancy Latham, assistant professor of health policy and management