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Center on Health, Aging, And Disability

Supporting Interdisciplinary Research in the College of Applied Health Sciences


Upcoming Events

Managing Foreign Influence

Learn about mitigating the risk of academic espionage and strategies for navigating inappropriate foreign influence on Illinois research initiatives.

CHAD Pilot Grants

CHAD Director, Dr. Jeff Woods and CHAD Senior Faculty Committee Chair, Dr. Toni Liechty will discuss planning for a successful CHAD Pilot Grant Proposal.

Disability Aware Language

CHAD Associate Director, Dr. Laura Rice, will present a seminar that will focus on providing participants with resources to support best practices regarding respectful interactions with individuals who experience disability. Participants will have an opportunity to learn about different styes of language that are commonly used, etiquette tips, and some of the history of disability at Illinois.

Working with the Federal Statistical Research Data Center at Illinois

Please join us to welcome Lanwei Yang, Ph.D., Economist and Administrator for the UIUC Federal Statistical Research Data Center (FSRDC). Dr. Yang will present an overview of the types of restricted federal data available to Illinois Researchers (Census, CDC, AHRQ, National Center for Health Statistics, CMS data) and how to gain access to these datasets. Dr. Michael Lotspeich-Yadao from the Chez Veteran’s Center will also talk about how working with FSRDC has been beneficial to his research agenda.

PAST CHAD Seminars

  • Media Training
  • Corporate Sponsored Research
  • Caregiving Policy
  • An Overview of Illinois REDCap and Its Features for AHS Researchers
  • Launching the 7 T for Clinical Scanning and Future Research Studies
  • Important Financial Issues for Researchers
  • Research IT Services for AHS Researchers
  • Talking to the Media about your Research
  • Foundation Funding for AHS Researchers
  • International Activities and Compliance for AHS Researchers
  • Human Subjects Payments
  • Campus Research Board Funding for AHS Researchers
  • Collaborations with Carle Foundation Hospital

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