Impact Stories (5 slides)

Peter Blanck with Alexander Mejia. Programme Director, UN Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR)
Dr. Blanck & Leo True-Frost (CHAT Camper) at the Westcott Cultural Fair

Index of Impact Stories

  1. Saks Spring Symposium 2017 - Supported Decision-Making: Giving Mental Health a Voice
  2. Peter Blanck with Alexander Mejia. Programme Director, UN Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR)
  3. BBI welcomes SU Chancellor and President Kent Syverud and College of Law Dean Craig Boise to Board of Advisors Meeting
  4. BBI Southeast ADA Center Welcomes SU Chancellor Kent Syverud
  5. BBI Southeast ADA Center Welcomes SU Chancellor Kent Syverud
  6. Dr. Blanck & Leo True-Frost (CHAT Camper) at the Westcott Cultural Fair
  7. BBI Celebrates February Birthdays with Ajay
  8. Delegation from Kurumi-kai Welfare Foundation for the Disabled in Japan
  9. BBI Receives $6.2 Million Award for Southeast ADA Center
  10. BBI Fellow Mizuki Hsu and husband Jeff Hsu with U.S. Senator Tom Harkin in Japan
  11. Dr. Blanck with Spanish Supreme Court Justice Francisco Marin Castan
  12. Secretary General Julio Fuentes Gomez and research team at Spanish Ministry of Justice
  13. Dr. Blanck speaks about "Empowering People with Disabilities" at King Carlos University in Madrid
  14. Bruce Sexton joins BBI as summer fellow under the guidance of Chairman Peter Blanck
  15. BBI Board of Advisors 2016 Spring Session
  16. BBI honors graduating research assistants and interns
  17. Joshua Heintz, Co-Chair, BBI Board of Advisors, & Peter Blanck, BBI Chairman, Board of Advisors meeting
  18. eQuality: The Struggle for Web Accessibility by Persons with Cognitive Disabilities
  19. Peter Blanck Addresses International Conference on "Disability Policy Entrepreneurship"
  20. Southeast ADA Center offers online Tool Kit to celebrate and PLEDGE ON! to 25th ADA Anniversary
  21. The Fitness Inclusion Network (FIT-IN) a collaborative, cross-institution initiative

Research

Equality Book cover

eQuality: The Struggle for Web Accessibility by Persons with Cognitive Disabilities, by Peter Blanck

The Cambridge University Press is proud to announce the release of eQuality: The Struggle for Web Accessibility by Persons with Cognitive Disabilities written by Dr. Peter Blanck, Ph.D., J.D.  The book will be formally released at the Fourteenth Annual Conference on Cognitive Disability and Technology.  Commissioned by the Coleman Institute, this exceptional book examines the rights of individuals with cognitive disabilities to equal access to web content protected under law.
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BBI Chairman Peter Blanck's book on web "eQuality" reviewed by leading Israeli Scholar - eQuality: The Struggle for Web Accessibility by Persons with Cognitive Disabilities,”
Read the Review published in the Israeli journal Social Security

On October 16, Dr. Peter Blanck, discussed and answered questions about his new book entitled “eQuality: The Struggle for Web Accessibility by Persons with Cognitive Disabilities,”
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eQuality: The Struggle for Web Accessibility by Persons with Cognitive Disabilities, by Peter Blanck
Highlighted in Rochester Review January - February 2015 Vol. 77, No. 3 Books & Recordings

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Elyn Saks, BBI Board Member

Elyn Saks is an expert in mental health law and a winner of the Mac­Arthur Foundation Fellowship, which she used to create the Saks Institute for Mental Health Law, Policy, and Ethics. She is also Associate Dean and Orrin B. Evans Professor of Law, Psychology, and Psychiatry and the Behavioral Sciences at the University of Southern California Gould Law School. Saks lives with schizophrenia and has chronicled her experience with the illness in her award-winning, best-selling autobiography,The Center Cannot Hold: My Journey Through Madness. READ MORE: Elyn Saks

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