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Friday, 26th May, 2017

WIHD will be open for business as usual.

Areas of Focus

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UCEDD

The University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities (UCEDD) addresses the needs of the community through professional education programs, technical assistance, research, and dissemination of information. We provide health and human services to children and adults. MORE

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Programs and Services

Westchester Institute for Human Development (WIHD) is a leader in the areas of disability and human development. WIHD addresses major social and health issues by developing and delivering medical, clinical and support services to individuals, their families and caregivers. MORE

WIHD LEND trainees and staff

Leadership and Continuing Education

Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental and related Disabilities (LEND) is an interdisciplinary leadership training program, funded by the Maternal and Child Health Bureau of the federal government at 43 universities around the country. MORE

Research

Research and evaluation activities at the Westchester Institute for Human Development include basic and applied research, evaluation, and the analysis of public policy related to individuals with developmental disabilities or vulnerable children, and their families. CLICK HERE FOR RESEARCH INFORMATION

Resources and Product Library

Westchester Institute for Human Development addresses the needs of the community through professional education programs, technical assistance, research, and dissemination of information.

CLICK HERE FOR THE RESOURCE AND PRODUCT LIBRARY

Featured WIHD Videos

A Leader in the Making-Lyn Marie’s Story
Lyn-Marie is a former LEND graduate who speaks of the impact LEND has had on her life.

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Recent News

Former WIHD MSC Supervisor wins 2nd Place award at NYMC Research and Scholarship day

May 17th, 2017|0 Comments

WIHD congratulates Baturu Mboge, former Medicaid Service Coordinator Supervisor and NYMC PhD candidate, on his 2nd Place award for his poster presentation on Female Genital Cutting in The Gambia at the NYMC School for Health [...]

WIHD LEND trainee and faculty member receive award at NYMC SHSP Fifth Annual Research and Scholarship Day

May 15th, 2017|0 Comments

Dr. Patty Towle and recent LEND graduate, Jacqueline Faison, PhD, presented their poster at the New York Medical College School of Health Sciences and Practice Fifth Annual Research and Scholarship Day on May 11. Their [...]

WIHD Children’s Advocacy Center presents first annual “Extra Mile Award”

May 15th, 2017|0 Comments

Dr. Beth Reiman from the Children's Advocacy Center presented the first annual "Extra Mile Award" to Detective Thomas Munnelly from the Port Chester Police Department.  The "Extra Mile Award" is given to a member of [...]

NYMC AADMD Student Chapter attends WIHD Hear Our Voices Self-Advocacy Meeting

April 26th, 2017|0 Comments

On Monday, April 24th, medical and dental students from the New York Medical College (NYMC) student chapter of American Academy of Developmental Medicine and Dentistry (AADMD) attended the monthly meeting of WIHD’s self-advocacy group, Hear [...]