The purpose of the NARRTC (formerly known as the National Association of Rehabilitation Research and Training Centers) is to improve the quality of life, independence of life choices, and the inclusion of
individuals with disabilities and their families through relevant research, training, technical assistance, knowledge translation, development and demonstration activities.
NARRTC hosts an annual conference which provides an opportunity for NIDILRR grantees to share the latest research findings, training and knowledge translation methodologies and results related to enhancing interventions, programs or systems to improve the lives of people with disabilities. Watch the website for updates and more conference information.
NARRTC 39th Annual Conference is an opportunity for NIDILRR grantees to share the latest research findings, training and knowledge translation methodologies and results related to enhancing interventions, programs or systems to improve the lives of people with disabilities. Watch the website for updates and more conference information.
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39th Annual NARRTC Conference
April 6 - 7, 2017
Hilton Old Town Alexandria Hotel Alexandria, VA.
Registration is Open!
KT Workshop: Communicating Science
NIDILRR grantees and other interested parties are invited to participate in Communicating Science: Tools for Disability and Rehabilitation Researchers. This is a half-day in-person workshop to be held on Wednesday, April 5, 2017 (12:30 PM - 5 PM) at the Hilton Alexandria Old Town, VA. (Day prior to the start of the NARRTC Conference)
Presenters from the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) will lead an interactive session focusing on researcher involvement in public communication of science and how to connect with specific audiences. The workshop will close with a special one-hour session focusing on strategic social media and online science communication.
NOTE: No charge to register; NIDILRR grantees receive priority. Please register by March 16, 2017.
Questions? Please contact Tracy Bauman: firstname.lastname@example.org
Co-sponsored by: Center on Knowledge Translation for Disability and Rehabilitation Research (KTDRR); NARRTC and NARRTC Research Committee; American Institutes for Research (AIR)
2017 NARRTC AWARD NOMINATIONS ARE NOW OPEN
Please consider nominating one of your colleagues for an Award recognizing their contributions to the field of disability and/or NARRTC itself.
Award Ceremony is April 7, 2017 during the Annual NARRTC Conference in Alexandria, VA
Deadline for submission of nominations is February 24, 2017. Read more about the awards.