RRTCADD Research Projects Summary (2008-2013)

The RRTCADD’s Research Activities include the following topics:

  1. Community Based Health Promotion
  2. Improving Health and Function
  3. Neurodevelopmental Conditions and Aging
  4. Consumer Directed Services
  5. Health Promotion for Latino and African-American Mothers
  6. Healthy Homes and Communities
  7. Health Status Measurement

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2011 RRTCDD State of the Science Conference

Research Outcomes are targeted at:

  1. Improving the health and function of individuals with I/DD across the lifespan;
  2. Enhancing consumer-directed home and community based long-term care;
  3. Reducing environmental barriers to health and community participation; and
  4. Improving instruments and measures to assess intervention outcomes.

These four main goals correspond to key core areas:

  1. Health and function;
  2. Consumer-directed supports and families;
  3. Disability-friendly environments; and
  4. Assessment tools

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Previous RRTCADD Research Projects

RRTC Research Projects Summary (2008-2013)

RRTC Research Projects Summary (2003-2008)

RRTC Research Projects Summary (1998-2003)