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Included: The Disability Equity Podcast

Sep 15, 2022

Jared Smith, associate director of WebAIM, shares his expertise from over 20 years of working in web accessibility. In this episode, Smith highlights how online access means equity to information and ecommerce for all. He describes his team’s systems to search websites for a wide variety of barriers, even with...


May 5, 2022

In this episode, we welcome back Dr. Lisa Iezzoni, a professor of medicine at Harvard Medical school and an internationally recognized health services researcher, to discuss her new book, Making Their Days Happen: Personal Assistant Services Supporting People with Disability Living in Their Homes and Communities....


Apr 7, 2022

Dr. Megan Morris is a University of Colorado-Anschutz Associate professor, certified speech-language pathologist, and founding director of the Disability Equity Collaborative, a community aimed at advancing equitable care for patients with disabilities through practice, policy and research. Dr. Morris focuses on...


Mar 17, 2022

Linda Mastandrea, Director of the Office of Disability Integration and Coordination at the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), shares her work as a disability law and civil rights attorney. She discusses her role in the COVID-19 response, the lack of data on how emergencies impact people with disabilities, and...


Mar 3, 2022

Dr. Kimberly Phillips, Research Assistant Professor at the Institute on Disability at the University of New Hampshire, provides an overview of her broad range of projects on increasing equity for people with disabilities through employment and community participation. She differentiates the medical and social models...