• Danielle Augustin selected as AUCD Emerging Leader

    The UK Human Development Institute is pleased to announce the selection of Danielle Augustin as an Association of University Centers on Disabilities (AUCD) Emerging Leader.  Emerging Leaders can make a collective impact at the local, state, and national level and are part of a community of early career professionals from all health and related disciplines, including self-advocates…

  • Healthy and Connected: An important message from the UK Human Development Institute

    Healthy and Connected: An important message from the UK Human Development Institute

    Dr. Kathy Sheppard-Jones, Executive Director of the University of Kentucky Human Development Institute (HDI), shares an important and timely message with Kentuckians. This short video message includes reminders about landmark civil rights laws and protections in our country, as well as information about resources and services that can help people with disabilities stay safe, healthy,…

  • Fall Seminar: Disability Law and Policy: Emerging Trends and Future Practice

    Fall Seminar: Disability Law and Policy: Emerging Trends and Future Practice

    “To imagine the world without disability law and policy is to envision continued segregation, where separation on the basis of human difference alone is accepted. The modern disability rights movement seeks to ensure that society is inclusive of all.” Peter Blanck, University Professor at Syracuse University Join us in person or online for our Fall…