Welcome to my final letter of 2022, covering our activities in November and December. Although we’re nearing the end of the year, the pace has hardly let up over the past two months. Here are some highlights:
The Institute's Director Professor Jackie Leach Scully shares her thoughts about the 2022 International Day of People with Disability: Transformative solutions for inclusive development: the role of innovation in fuelling an accessible and equ
The Institute’s researchers, along with other colleagues, have been granted a $1.6 million grant by the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) to further GeneEQUAL: equitable and accessible genomic healthcare for people with intellec
The UNSW Disability Innovation Institute has had a lot happening over the past month, as you’ll see from this newsletter—and more coming in the next couple of months, some of which is announced here too.
After the quiet-ish month when many UNSW Disability Innovation Institute colleagues were attending conferences and other meetings, we have been gathering momentum through August for the events and activities over the coming spring and summer.
This month we spoke to Institute Associate Dr Scott Brown, Assistive Technologies Lead at the UNSW Art & Design Creative Robotics Lab about his recent project, Creating Welcoming and Inclusive Campuses, which created an autism-friendly space o