ORED Spring Symposium: Improving Opportunities and Quality of Life for People with Disabilities Through Collaboration, Research and Outreach

April 16, 2024
1:00 pm to 4:30 pm

About this event

The Office of Research and Economic Development's featured Spring Symposium will include speakers, panelists and presentations from federal and state organizations, Mississippi State faculty and partners across the state and beyond working to address challenges and implement solutions requiring all disciplines and sectors to collaborate to improve the quality of life for individuals with disabilities. This program will highlight existing institutional initiatives and capabilities, as well as present opportunities for future research and impact.

Confirmed featured speakers include Pradeep Fulay and Christopher Atchison of the National Science Foundation, and representation from the new Mississippi Institute on Disabilities housed at MSU, along with their research partners.

The full program will be posted here as further details are confirmed.


Bost North Auditorium and Virtual
Primary Sponsoring Organization
MSU Office of Research and Economic Development
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LeLe Kirkpatrick
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