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Presentation Schedule

September 27, 2013

Time (Pacific) Presenter Topic
8:30 – 9:30 am
Friday Keynote
Dr. Leticia De Leon Play to the Strengths: Accessible Fun and Learning for All Children
10:00 – 11:00 am Dr. Sarah Rule Training Community Based Rehabilitation Personnel in South Africa
11:30 am – 12:30 pm Vulcan Viper Accessibility in Mind
1:00 – 2:00 pm Vicki Robinson Teaching Physics to Deaf Students in a 3-D Immersive World
2:30 – 3:30 pm Jennifer Sarrett Disability in the Developing World: The Case of Autism in Kerala
4:00 – 5:00 pm Teresa Goddard Service Animals in the Workplace
5:30 – 6:30 pm International Panel #1 Disability Rights Around the World

September 28, 2013

Time (Pacific) Presenter Topic
6:00 – 7:00 am Dr. Wisdom Mprah Does Disability Matter?
Disability in Sexual and Reproductive Health Policies and Research in Ghana
7:00 – 8:00 am International Panel #2 Disability Rights Around the World
8:30 – 10:00 am
Saturday Keynote
Dr. John Stone The World Report on Disability
10:00 – 11:00 am Christel Schneider European Language Portfolios for Specific Purposes
11:30 am – 12:30 pm Dr. Margaret Stineman Empowerment Medicine: Engaging Together
1:00 – 2:00 pm International Panel #3 Disability Rights Around the World
2:30 – 3:30 pm Mike Rose Inclusive Emergency Preparedness, or “I’ll Open My Own Doors”
4:00 – 5:00 pm Dr. Nina Slota
Dr. Stephanie Jenkins
Gender, Community, and Collaboration:
The Experiences of Women Living with Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
5:30-6:30 pm International Panel #4 Disability Rights Around the World

ANNOUNCEMENT: 2013 Virtual World Conference Affirms Rights to Community Access

Play to the Strengths: Accessible Fun and Learning for All Children - Dr. Leticia De León

Training Community Based Rehabilitation Personnel in South Africa - Dr. Sarah Rule

Accessibility In Mind - Vulcan Viper

Teaching Physics to Deaf Students in a 3-D Immersive World - Vicki Robinson

Disability in the Developing World: The Case of Autism in Kerala - Jennifer Sarrett

Service Animals in the Workplace - Teresa Goddard

Disability Rights Around the World - International Panel #1

Does Disability Matter? Disability in Sexual and Reproductive Health Policies and Research in Ghana - Dr. Wisdom Mprah

Disability Rights Around the World - International Panel #2

The World Report on Disability - Dr. John Stone

European Language Portfolios for Specific Purposes - Christel Schneider: Tools to enhance the motivation for learners with specific needs to learn languages

Empowerment Medicine: Engaging Together - Dr. Margaret Stineman

Disability Rights Around the World - International Panel #3

Inclusive Emergency Preparedness: I'll Open My Own Doors- Mike Rose

Gender, Community, and Collaboration: The Experiences of Women Living with Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy - Dr. Nina Slota