Center for Children’s Advocacy and the Connecticut Veterans Legal Center’s Medical-Legal Partnership Projects
announce CCA’s Annual Statewide Medical-Legal Conference
Health care providers and legal professionals can be a forceful partnership in combating discrimination against patients with disabilities. Discrimination can negatively impact access to all facets of a patient’s life: access to participation in community activities, access to housing and even access to treatment.
Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)
Medical-Legal Partnerships Bring Important Changes for Patients and Communities
Thursday, April 2, 2020 from 9 am – 2 pm at Connecticut Children’s Medical Center
282 Washington Street, Hartford, Ground Floor Conference Rooms
2020 Conference Highlights
Attorney Ndidi Moses
Justice Department/Civil Rights Division of the U.S. Attorney’s Office of the District of Connecticut
Overview of the American’s with Disabilities Act (ADA)
Panel Presentation – Medical and Legal Professionals
Practical Applications of the ADA; How to use the ADA in Practice
Morning program will include an opportunity for MLPs to provide program updates. Optional afternoon program will offer breakout sessions.
Sponsored by Connecticut Children’s Medical Center
Invitation is extended to all Medical-Legal Partnerships in Connecticut and to hospitals,
health centers and legal organizations interested in developing a Medical-Legal Partnership.
For questions, please contact Quiana Patton at 860-570-5327 or email@example.com