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Webinar – “Aspire & Disability Lead Present: Building Disability Equity in Healthcare”


Thursday, August 5, 2021    
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

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A live virtual panel discussion focusing on critical issues around health and wellness for people with disabilities

Aspire and Disability Lead are hosting this free virtual discussion, “Building Disability Equity in Healthcare,” on Aug. 5 from 12 – 1 p.m.

This live, hour-long virtual panel discussion focuses on critical issues around health and wellness for people with disabilities. Featured panelists are:

  • Andrés Gallegos, National Healthcare Attorney & Chair of the National Council on Disability
  • LaShon Gurrola, Registered Nurse Care Manager at Rush University Medical Center
  • Rahnee Patrick, Director, Division of Rehabilitation Services at the Illinois Department of Human Services
  • Moderator Kristin Krok, Director of Life Enrichment at Aspire

The speakers seek to share their knowledge as well as raise awareness and invite advocacy around the topic of quality of healthcare for people with disabilities.

This event includes real-time captioning and American Sign Language interpretation.

Sign up online to register.

A recording of the panel will be shared with registered attendees after the event.