May 20 Workshop Addresses ADA Compliance

Brenau welcomes Lisa Meeks, director of Medical Student Disability Services at the University of California-San Francisco, and Elisa Laird-Metke, director of the Disability Resource Center at Samuel Merritt University, to campus Friday, May 20.

The two will host a workshop titled The Best Practices for Working with Students with Disabilities in Lab and Field-Based Settings. The morning portion of the event focuses on Section 504 of the American with Disabilities Act. A working group consisting of clinical educators, faculty and administrators will form a working group in the afternoon to discuss follow-up plans for Brenau.

The event is in OT Room 134 at the Brenau East Campus at the Featherbone Communiversity. The workshop is scheduled from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Lunch will be provided for attendees who register before Thursday, May 12.

You can sign up for the workshop at https://docs.google.com/document/d/1fLVzqYtWn5RISrmLMR19ztjLYYYzvA2cj4KrSOIiy7A/edit.

More information on the speakers is available at https://docs.google.com/document/d/1FqjHzIHXTNI4ZtmunBA5CwAGNI43W1WDLUoy7Is_Fys/edit.