New NCI Data Brief on Race and Ethnicity and Preventive Healthcare

Date: 12/2013

NCI is proud to announce the release of a new data brief entitled "What do NCI data tell us about the racial and ethnic disparities in healthcare utilization experienced by adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities?" The data brief explores significant differences among racial and ethnic groups in demographics such as age, mobility level, level of disability and residence type. The data brief goes on to examine significant differences in preventive healthcare use.

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NCI 2011-2012 Annual Report Released

Date: 11/2013

National Core Indicators (NCI) is proud to announce the release of the 2011-12 Annual Summary Report. The Annual Report highlights selected findings from the 2011-12 data cycle. Please take a look at this valuable and informative resource.  

The 2011-2012 Annual Report accessed here or under "Reports" under the "Resources" tab at


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HSRI President Valerie Bradley will Receive the 2013 Pool of Bethesda Award

Date: 10/2013

The Pool of Bethesda Award will be presented on behalf of the Board of Directors of Bethesda Lutheran Communities. This award is one of Bethesda’s highest honors and it recognizes people who have made outstanding contributions of service and leadership in the field of intellectual and developmental disabilities throughout the United States.

Valerie will accept the award at the Bethesda 2013 Annual Banquet, in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, on Saturday, November 16th.

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HSRI Hires Three Individuals to Join the Developmental Disabilities Policy Team

Date: 09/2013

HSRI is pleased to announce the hiring of three individuals to join the Developmental Disabilities Policy Team at its Oregon office.  These individuals include:

Erica Hendricks, J.D. is a Policy Associate at HSRI and earned her law degree at the University of California, Hastings College of the Law.  Prior to joining HSRI she worked in the Oregon State Legislature as a legislative aide, as a law clerk for Read More

For Sarah: Val Bradley Eulogizes Sarah Taub

Date: 08/2013

The following eulogy was given by HSRI President Valerie Bradley at services for Sarah Taub.

For Sarah

By Val Bradley

It is an extraordinary privilege to speak about my dear friend and colleague, Sarah. For 17 years, she has been a steady and powerful presence in my life and has put the imprint of her grace and intelligence on every aspect of the organization that was her professional home, Read More

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