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Women with Disabilities Web Cast Series

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Women with Disabilities Web Cast Series

Magee-Womens Hospital and the UPMC Disabilities Resource Center will be hosting the Women with Disabilities Web Cast Series. The purpose of the series is to promote sensitivity and awareness toward issues that woman with disabilities face in dealing with the health care system; and to educate providers, women with disabilities, caregivers and advocacy groups of available services and resources.

Preventative Health Services for Women with Disabilities

Monday, February 25, 2013 3PM – 5PM

Women with Disabilities: Assessing Preventive Health Services

Monday, April 29, 2013 3PM – 4:30PM

Supportive Care When a Woman with Disabilities Gives Birth

Wednesday, June 12, 2013 3PM – 4:30PM

Support for a Mother with Disabilities to Parent

Monday, August 26, 2013 3PM – 4:30PM

Continuing medical education and nursing contact hours will be provided. Featured speakers include physicians Glenn Updike, Peter Bulova, and Stephen Corey. Robyn M. Powell will represent the National Council on Disability in a discussion on a new report Rocking the Cradle.

To Register:

· Go to

· In keywords type— disability

· Click on the course

· Scroll down, Click Add / Click Register