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STEM day family dressed as health care professionals Read More

Children explore health care careers at UAA STEM Day

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Covid vaccine Read More

Line One: Vaccine access for the disabled community

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More than two years into the pandemic, vaccines are widely available and most health measures have been lifted. But there are still Alaskans who have difficulty accessing vaccines or who have continued health risk in spite of them. Sondra LeClair, Health Projects Coordinator, UAA Center for Human Development, discusses vaccine access for individuals with disabilities in Alaska.

A student participating in an activity during the 2019 Alaska Brain Bee Read More

UAA’s Center for Human Development is working to better understand brain injuries

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March is Brain Injury Awareness Month and UAA’s Center for Human Development is engaging in significant work to better understand traumatic and acquired brain injuries in Alaska.

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Mental health literacy and first aid

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Listen to Jilly Ramsey, behavioral health training coordinator at the Center for Human Development, discuss the importance of Mental Health First Aid.