News from the Munroe-Meyer Institute
Updates from the Munroe-Meyer Institute | Feb. 18, 2021
Director's message: Moving past the challenges of 2020
We've been through an overwhelming year, and it's time to move forward.
Jennifer Blackford, PhD, to join
MMI as new director of research
Dr. Blackford, who arrives April 1, brings a strong research portfolio and a background in developmental disabilities.
MMI video series teaches COVID
safety tips to youth with IDD
Six videos -- available in English, Spanish and Portuguese -- are being used by area schools.
SAPA shows the love with Valentine's Day fundraising event
Student group's annual flower sale will support its programming to increase accessibility.
MMI annual report now available
Explore MMI's accomplishments in 2020, including expanding virtual care, efforts to increase diversity and preparations for the move into the new Munroe-Meyer Institute building.
Read the report here.
Munroe-Meyer begins long-awaited
move to new home at 6902 Pine St.
See information about MMI's move to 6902 Pine St. near the University of Nebraska at Omaha's Scott Campus.
See upcoming events of interest to the MMI community here.
Links of the month
How to help a child with developmental disabilities during the pandemic
Guidance issued on reopening schools to students with IDD
Program aims to mint more adaptive PE teachers
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