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News for 2015

2015 - September

New paper and podcast on measurement adaptation

Our paper about measurement adaptation with the Partnering project was published by Progress in Community Health Partnernerships. The journal also did a podcast with Dora and Christina about the paper.

2015 - May

Paper on healthcare interviews published in Autism

Our paper about the interview study that informed the toolkit was published by Autism: The International Journal of Research and Practice, in a special issue on adults. Download the interview paper (PDF, ~233Kb).

2015 - May

Keynote includes discussion of AASPIRE's work

AASPIRE Co-Director Christina Nicolaidis gave a keynote at the 4th Annual Primary Care Research Symposium at Saint Louis University, St. Louis MI. The keynote, titled "The doctor is in - and now mostly out: partnering with marginalized communities in and out of the healthcare system" included discussion of AASPIRE's work.

2015 - March

Ne'eman and Nicolaidis give webinar on primary care across the lifespan

Christina Nicolaidis and Ari Ne'eman presented a webinar on “Primary Care Across the Lifespan for Autistic Children and Adults“ for medical practice providers. The webinar was hosted by Amerigroup.

2015 - January

Article on Healthcare Toolkit in Oregonian

An article about the AASPIRE Healthcare Toolkit was published in the Oregonian online. Read the article: Portland duo tries to make the world of medicine less daunting for adults with autism.

2015 - February

Raymaker passes dissertation defense

AASPIRE Co-Director Dora Raymaker passed her dissertation defense in February, 2015, and received her Doctorate of Philosophy in Systems Science Winter term 2015.

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