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National Council on Disability Quarterly Meeting - February 11-12, 2016

February 11-12, 2016   |   Organized by: National Council on Disability (NCD)

Description

Date/Time: Thursday, February 11, 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. and Friday, February 12, 8:30 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.

Location: Florida Hospital Nicholson Center, Education Center 2, 404 Celebration, FL 34747

Description: The Members of the National Council on Disability meet several times throughout the year to discuss agency priorities, policy trends, and other agency business. Pursuant to the Sunshine Act, meetings of official business of the National Council on Disability are open to the public, with the exception of executive sessions, which may be closed pursuant to the exemptions of the Sunshine Act.

People with disabilities and organizations that represent the interests of people with disabilities are always encouraged to attend these meetings. Those who plan to attend a meeting and require accommodations should notify NCD as soon as possible to allow time to make arrangements.

During the two days, the Council will host four town halls to hear from interested members of the community about four different topics

  • Mental health services in higher education

  • Guardianship and supported decision making 

  • Direct care workforce challenges 

  • Emerging technology

Interested parties are welcome to join in person or by phone in a listening-only capacity (other than the period allotted for public comment noted below) Details about the quarterly meeting and the town halls follows below

Call-In Information

  • Number: 888-505-4369

  • Conference ID: 382979

  • Conference Title: NCD Meeting

  • Host Name: Clyde Terry

Federal Register Notice




Event Time
Call to Order, Welcome and Introductions 9:00 am - 9:15 am EST, February 11, 2016
Opening Remarks by Dr. Gary Siperstein 9:15 am - 9:30 am EST, February 11, 2016
Mental Health Services in Higher Education Panel 9:30 am - 10:15 am EST, February 11, 2016
Town Hall to Receive Comments on Mental Health Services in Higher Education 10:15 am - 10:45 am EST, February 11, 2016
Break 10:45 am - 11:00 am EST, February 11, 2016
Guardianship and Supported Decision-Making Panel 11:00 am - 11:45 am EST, February 11, 2016
Town Hall to Receive Comments on Guardianship and Supported Decision-Making Panel 11:45 am - 12:15 pm EST, February 11, 2016
Break, Pick up boxed lunches for working lunch 12:15 pm - 1:00 pm EST, February 11, 2016
Council discussion on proposed framework of project on guardianship and supported decision-making 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm EST, February 11, 2016
School-to-Prison Pipeline Update Panel 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm EST, February 11, 2016
Break 2:45 pm - 3:00 pm EST, February 11, 2016
Medicaid Managed Care and Challenges for the Direct Care Workforce Panel 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm EST, February 11, 2016
own Hall to Receive Comments on Direct Care Workforce Challenges 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm EST, February 11, 2016
Adjourn 4:30 pm EST February 11, 2016
Emerging Technology in Employment and Education Panel 8:30 am - 9:30 am EST, February 12, 2016
Town Hall to Receive Comments on Emerging Technology 9:30 am - 10:00 am EST, February 12, 2016
Break 10:00 am - 10:15 am EST, February 12, 2016
Council Discussion on Emerging Technology Focus Area 10:15 am - 11:00 am EST, February 12, 2016
NCD Business Meeting 11:00 am - 11:45 am EST, February 12, 2016
Old and New Business 11:45 am - 12:15 pm EST, February 12, 2016
Adjournment 12:15 pm EST February 12, 2016

Location

Florida Hospital Nicholson Center

404 Celebration Pl

Celebration, FL US

Google map of address

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