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Tuesday, 27th June, 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

WIHD thanks retiring Board Member

June 26th, 2017|0 Comments

WIHD thanks retiring Board member, Nancy Taddiken, for her four years of service as Board member and Governance Committee Chair. Her thoughtful leadership and guidance will be greatly missed.

Jason Xenakis, MD, awarded the 2017 Healthcare Leaders of New York Achievement Award of Distinction Scholarship

June 12th, 2017|0 Comments

Jason Xenakis, MD, WIHD Patient Centered Medical Home Project Manager, was awarded the 2017 Healthcare Leaders of New York (HLNY) Achievement Award of Distinction Scholarship. HLNY is the New York metropolitan chapter of the American [...]

NYMC students attend AADMD Conference in Houston, Texas

June 9th, 2017|0 Comments

NYMC students Michael Tarr, Jessica Park and Tara Crown, all attended The American Academy of Developmental Medicine and Dentistry (AADMD) 15th Annual Educational Conference. The three-day conference was held June 2nd through June 4th in [...]

WIHD’s Hudson Valley Special Education Parent Center hosts annual Transition Institute

June 6th, 2017|0 Comments

On Friday June 2, 2017, The Hudson Valley Special Education Parent Center (HVSEPC) hosted their annual Transition Institute. This year’s theme was Transition Planning for English Language Learners (ELLs) and Students from Culturally and Linguistically [...]