Public and Community Health Care involves a number of teams and strategies that are of interest to me. Chiefly, the delivery of health care services to the disabled population has exceedingly attracted my attention. My passion in this particular area has a personal significance as my brother is a member of this group.
This blog is to invite ideas, share w/ people of common interest, and curious fellows from all over
New non for profit
House of IAN is a new non profit with a mission of promoting Independence, Abilities and Needs within one's own living environment. The organization will soon debut its newsletter, programs, and activities...stay tuned
Monday, December 12, 2011
Is this an eye sore or commonplace ?
A recent study conducted for my Master Thesis on: Investigating the Determinants of Assistive Technology among the Special Needs population - found one of the leading determinants of the use of assistive technology to be related to social stigma. Is that surprising? Why is it that in society it is commonplace to see a bike attached to the rear of a vehicle, yet this wheelchair caught my eye and probably many others. Food for thought...