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Mainstreaming Medical Care

2021 Annual Conference on Medical Care for Persons with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities

 

Speaker Presentations


Thursday, June 10th

Opening Remarks: Update from New Jersey Medicaid - Speaker: Jennifer Langer Jacobs, Assistant Commissioner, NJ Department of Human Services: Presentation

Keynote Presentation:  Following the Psychosocial Footprint of the COVID Pandemic: Longer Term Implications for All of Us - Speaker: Lucy Esralew, Ph.D., Senior Psychologist, California Department of Developmental Services: Presentation

Workshop #1:  Update from Washington, DC: Social Security, Medicaid and Where Things Stand - Speakers: Nicole Jorwic, Senior Director of Public Policy, The Arc of the US, and Bethany Lilly, Senior Director of Income Policy, The Arc of the US: Presentation

Workshop #2: Improving Access to Routine Medical Procedures during COVID: Addressing Fear, Phobia and Trauma - Speakers: Wendy F. Aita, PhD, Co-Director, Rowan Integrated Special Needs Center, Behavioral Health Lead, and Michele Pich, M.A., M.S. Assistant Director, Shreiber Family Pet Therapy Program, Rowan Univ.: Presentation


Friday, June 11th

Opening Remarks: Leone Murphy, APN, Chair, Mainstreaming Medical Care Advisory Board, The Arc of New Jersey and Jonathan Seifried, Assistant Commissioner, New Jersey Department of Human Services, Division of Developmental Disabilities: Presentation

Keynote Presentation:  Faces Redefining the Art of Medical Education (FRAME): Visual Arts Advancing Education and Training in Healthcare for Individuals with IDD Speakers: Seth Keller, M.D., Neurology Associates of South Jersey and Past-President, American Academy of Developmental Medicine and Dentistry (AADMD) and Rick Guidotti, Founder and CEO, Positive Exposure Productions, Inc. - Slides are not available

Workshop #1:  Telehealth and Adults with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (I/DD) Panelists: Seth Keller, M.D., Neurology Associates of South Jersey and Past-President, American Academy of Developmental Medicine and Dentistry (AADMD), Ben Margolis, M.D., Senior Psychiatrist and staff neurologist at Access: Supports for Living, in Orange County, NY John Nevins, D.O., Medical Director, Chatham Family Medicine, Atlantic Health System, and Leone Murphy, APN, Moderator, Chair, Mainstreaming Medical Care Program, The Arc of New Jersey: Presentation (Dr. Keller), Presentation (Dr. Nevins), Presentation (Dr. Margolis)

Workshop #2:Preparing Individuals with IDD to Have a Successful Appointment with the Doctor: Speaker: Jennifer LeComte, DO., Director, Rowan Integrated Special Needs Center: Presentation

 

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