AAUAP Directory of Resources in Cultural Diversity and Cultural Competence
AAUAP Directory of Resources in
Cultural Diversity and Cultural Competence

Expertise: Areas Specific to Cultural Groups

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Caregiving
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Sheena Benjamin-Wise
Mailman Center for Child Development, FL UAP
305-243-6624 (Phone)
305-243-5978 (Fax)
SBenjamin@peds.med.miami.edu

Herbert J. Cohen
Rose F. Kennedy Center UAP
718-430-8522 (Phone)
718-904-1162 (Fax)
birenbau@aecom.yu.edu

Terry Cross
National Indian Child Welfare Assn
503-222-4044 (Phone)
N/A (Fax)
Info@nicwa.org

Ruth L. Fuller
JFK Center, Colorado UAP
303-315-5519 (Phone)
303-315-6867 (Fax)
Ruth.Fuller@UCHSC.edu
Special Knowledge: Children, Youth, Elders

John M. Graham
CSMC Medical Genetics Birth Defects Center, UCLA-UAP
310-855-2211 (Phone)
213-651-5381 (Fax)
N/A

Jacquelin Hampton
Child Development Unit, Kansas UAP
913-588-5986 (Phone)
913-588-5916 (Fax)
JHampton@kumc.edu

Sharonlyn Harrison
Developmental Disabilities Institute, MI UAP
313-577-2654 (Phone)
313-577-3770 (Fax)
N/A

Beatriz E. Hernandez
Mailman Center for Child Development, FL UAP
305-243-6624 (Phone)
305-243-5978 (Fax)
bhernand@peds.med.miami.edu

Kathy Holder
Riley Child Development Center, Indianapolis IN
317-274-8167 (Phone)
317-274-9760 (Fax)
Kathy@indyuap.iupui.edu

William K. Holley
UAP of Georgia and The Multicultural Coalition on Disability and Diversity
706-542-3964 (Phone)
706-542-3908 (Fax)
BHolley@uga.cc.uga.edu
Special Knowledge: children, youth, young adults, elders, significant support

Arthur C. Lowitzer
Meyer Rehabilitation Institute, NE UAP
402-559-5766 (Phone)
402-559-5737 (Fax)
CLOWITZER@unmc.edu

Carolyn P. McKellar
Boling Center for Developmental Disabilities, TN UAP
901-448-6586 (Phone)
901-448-7097 (Fax)
N/A

Elena M. McKeogh
Children's Seashore House UAP
215-895-3227 (Phone)
215-895-3605 (Fax)
N/A
Special Knowledge: children, youth, young adults, severe disabilities

Ruth J. Messinger
Strong Center for Developmental Disabilities, UAP
716-275-2986 (Phone)
716-275-3366 (Fax)
RMessinger@cc.urmc.rochester.edu

Julie Quaid
Confederated Tribes of Warm Springs, Early Childhood Education
541-553-3241 (Phone)
541-553-3379 (Fax)
N/A

Geraldine Rodriguez
Health Sciences Center, NM UAP
505-272-0279 (Phone)
505-272-5280 (Fax)
grodriguez@umn.edu

Margot B. Stein
Center for Development and Learning, NC UAP
919-966-5171 (Phone)
919-966-2230 (Fax)
Margo=Stein%faculty%cdl@css.unc.edu

Judy Struck
South Dakota UAP / USD School of Medicine
605-357-1439 (Phone)
605-357-1438 (Fax)
JStruck@sunflowr.usd.edu

Jacqui Van Horn
DREAMS Program, NM UAP
505-272-0289 (Phone)
505-272-5280 (Fax)
jvanhorn@unm.edu
Special Knowledge: Children with severe disabilities

Carmen Milagros Velez Vega
Institute for Developmental Disabilities, PR UAP
787-758-2525 (Phone)
787-759-6719 (Fax)
N/A

Marijo Waldera McBride
Institute on Community Integration, MN UAP
612-624-6830 (Phone)
612-624-9344 (Fax)
N/A

Royal P. Walker, Jr.
Institute for Disability Studies, MS UAP
601-982-6261 (Phone)
601-982-6144 (Fax)
N/A
Special Knowledge: children, youth, young adults, elders

Economic Development (Community)


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Julie Clay
Institute for Human Development, Arizona UAP
520-523-1340 (Phone)
503-523-9127 (Fax)
Julie.Clay@nau.edu

William K. Holley
UAP of Georgia and The Multicultural Coalition on Disability and Diversity
706-542-3964 (Phone)
706-542-3908 (Fax)
BHolley@uga.cc.uga.edu
Special Knowledge: urban, rural

Alfonso Lopez-Vasquez
Multicultural Affairs, Oregon Health Science Univ
503-494-7574 (Phone)
503-494-4629 (Fax)
Lopezva@ohsu.edu

James Mason
Office of Multicultural Affairs, Oregon Health Sciences University
503-494-7574 (Phone)
503-494-4629 (Fax)
N/A

Jesse C. Pennington
Jackson Mississippi State Univ. - Business Graduate Programs
601-982-6315 (Phone)
601-982-6124 (Fax)
jpenning@ccaix.jsums.edu

Royal P. Walker, Jr.
Institute for Disability Studies, MS UAP
601-982-6261 (Phone)
601-982-6144 (Fax)
N/A
Special Knowledge: urban, rural

Education (Community)


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Diana Autin
NJ Statewide Parent Advisory Network (SPAN)
201-642-8100 (Phone)
201-642-8080 (Fax)
DAutin@aol.com

Terry Cross
National Indian Child Welfare Assn
503-222-4044 (Phone)
N/A (Fax)
Info@nicwa.org

William K. Holley
UAP of Georgia and The Multicultural Coalition on Disability and Diversity
706-542-3964 (Phone)
706-542-3908 (Fax)
BHolley@uga.cc.uga.edu
Special Knowledge: urban, rural

Alfonso Lopez-Vasquez
Multicultural Affairs, Oregon Health Science Univ
503-494-7574 (Phone)
503-494-4629 (Fax)
Lopezva@ohsu.edu

James Mason
Office of Multicultural Affairs, Oregon Health Sciences University
503-494-7574 (Phone)
503-494-4629 (Fax)
N/A

Maria Luisa Mendia
Institute on Developmental Disabilities, PR UAP
787-754-4377 (Phone)
787-759-6719 (Fax)
M_Mendia@rcmaca.upr.clu.edu

Jane E. Merrill
University of New Mexico UAP
505-272-3000 (Phone)
505-272-5280 (Fax)
jmerrill@unm.edu

Jacqui Van Horn
DREAMS Program, NM UAP
505-272-0289 (Phone)
505-272-5280 (Fax)
jvanhorn@unm.edu
Special Knowledge: urban, rural

Royal P. Walker, Jr.
Institute for Disability Studies, MS UAP
601-982-6261 (Phone)
601-982-6144 (Fax)
N/A
Special Knowledge: urban,rural

Joanne Wounded Head
South Dakota UAP
605-677-5311 (Phone)
605-677-6274 (Fax)
jwounded@sundance.usd.edu

Community Organization


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Diana Autin
NJ Statewide Parent Advisory Network (SPAN)
201-642-8100 (Phone)
201-642-8080 (Fax)
DAutin@aol.com

Terry Cross
National Indian Child Welfare Assn
503-222-4044 (Phone)
N/A (Fax)
Info@nicwa.org

Jacquelin Hampton
Child Development Unit, Kansas UAP
913-588-5986 (Phone)
913-588-5916 (Fax)
JHampton@kumc.edu

William K. Holley
UAP of Georgia and The Multicultural Coalition on Disability and Diversity
706-542-3964 (Phone)
706-542-3908 (Fax)
BHolley@uga.cc.uga.edu

Betty Horton
University of Kansas UAP
913-233-3013 (Phone)
913-575-6161 (Fax)
N/A

Alfonso Lopez-Vasquez
Multicultural Affairs, Oregon Health Science Univ
503-494-7574 (Phone)
503-494-4629 (Fax)
Lopezva@ohsu.edu

James Mason
Office of Multicultural Affairs, Oregon Health Sciences University
503-494-7574 (Phone)
503-494-4629 (Fax)
N/A

John W. McClain
Univ of Nebraska Medical Center, Student Services
402-559-5388 (Phone)
402-559-6796 (Fax)
N/A

Margarita Miranda
Institute on Developmental Disabilities, PR UAP
787-754-4377 (Phone)
787-759-6719 (Fax)
N/A

Jesse C. Pennington
Jackson Mississippi State Univ. - Business Graduate Programs
601-982-6315 (Phone)
601-982-6124 (Fax)
jpenning@ccaix.jsums.edu

Royal P. Walker, Jr.
Institute for Disability Studies, MS UAP
601-982-6261 (Phone)
601-982-6144 (Fax)
N/A

Cultural Diversity Curriculum


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Diana Autin
NJ Statewide Parent Advisory Network (SPAN)
201-642-8100 (Phone)
201-642-8080 (Fax)
DAutin@aol.com

Roslyn Burney
Institute for Human Development, MO UAP
816-235-1754 (Phone)
816-235-1762 (Fax)
N/A

W. Alan Coulter
Human Cevelopment Center, Louisiana UAP
504-942-8214 (Phone)
504-942-8305 (Fax)
ACoulter@hdc.lsumc.edu

Terry Cross
National Indian Child Welfare Assn
503-222-4044 (Phone)
N/A (Fax)
Info@nicwa.org

Linda L. Flynn
Western Kentucky University
502-745-4615 (Phone)
502-745-6474 (Fax)
Linda.Flynn@WKU.edu
Special Knowledge: Curriculum for Professionals

Ruth L. Fuller
JFK Center, Colorado UAP
303-315-5519 (Phone)
303-315-6867 (Fax)
Ruth.Fuller@UCHSC.edu
Special Knowledge: For self-advocates, students, professionals, community

Jacquelin Hampton
Child Development Unit, Kansas UAP
913-588-5986 (Phone)
913-588-5916 (Fax)
JHampton@kumc.edu

Cheryl Hetherington
Hetherington and Associates
319-337-9461 (Phone)
319-339-8061 (Fax)
cheryl-hetherington@uiowa.edu
Special Knowledge: students, professionals, community

William K. Holley
UAP of Georgia and The Multicultural Coalition on Disability and Diversity
706-542-3964 (Phone)
706-542-3908 (Fax)
BHolley@uga.cc.uga.edu
Special Knowledge: self-advocates, students, professionals, community

Betty Horton
University of Kansas UAP
913-233-3013 (Phone)
913-575-6161 (Fax)
N/A

Farah. A. Ibrahim
University of Connecticut, Educational Psychology
860-486-0199 (Phone)
860-486-0120 (Fax)
Ibrahim@uconnvm.uconn.edu

Robert C. Like
Dept of Family Medicine, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
908-235-7662 (Phone)
908-246-8084 (Fax)
Like@umdnj.edu
Special Knowledge: Core curriculum guidelines for health care

Ana Lopez-DeFede
Institute for Families in Society, SC UAP
803-777-5789 (Phone)
803-777-1120 (Fax)
ADEFEDE@sc.edu

Alfonso Lopez-Vasquez
Multicultural Affairs, Oregon Health Science Univ
503-494-7574 (Phone)
503-494-4629 (Fax)
Lopezva@ohsu.edu

Arthur C. Lowitzer
Meyer Rehabilitation Institute, NE UAP
402-559-5766 (Phone)
402-559-5737 (Fax)
CLOWITZER@unmc.edu

Helen L. Masin
Univ of Miami Graduate PT Program
305-284-4535 (Phone)
305-284-6128 (Fax)
HMasin@mednet.miama.edu

James Mason
Office of Multicultural Affairs, Oregon Health Sciences University
503-494-7574 (Phone)
503-494-4629 (Fax)
N/A

John W. McClain
Univ of Nebraska Medical Center, Student Services
402-559-5388 (Phone)
402-559-6796 (Fax)
N/A

Elena M. McKeogh
Children's Seashore House UAP
215-895-3227 (Phone)
215-895-3605 (Fax)
N/A
Special Knowledge: students, professionals

Ruth J. Messinger
Strong Center for Developmental Disabilities, UAP
716-275-2986 (Phone)
716-275-3366 (Fax)
RMessinger@cc.urmc.rochester.edu

Jesse C. Pennington
Jackson Mississippi State Univ. - Business Graduate Programs
601-982-6315 (Phone)
601-982-6124 (Fax)
jpenning@ccaix.jsums.edu

Julie Quaid
Confederated Tribes of Warm Springs, Early Childhood Education
541-553-3241 (Phone)
541-553-3379 (Fax)
N/A

Geraldine Rodriguez
Health Sciences Center, NM UAP
505-272-0279 (Phone)
505-272-5280 (Fax)
grodriguez@umn.edu

Paula Sotnik
Institute for Community Inclusion, MA UAP
617-355-4788 (Phone)
617-355-7940 (Fax)
N/A

Margot B. Stein
Center for Development and Learning, NC UAP
919-966-5171 (Phone)
919-966-2230 (Fax)
Margo=Stein%faculty%cdl@css.unc.edu

Judy Struck
South Dakota UAP / USD School of Medicine
605-357-1439 (Phone)
605-357-1438 (Fax)
JStruck@sunflowr.usd.edu

Tawara D. Taylor
Georgetown Univ Child Development Center, DC UAP, Center for Child Health and Mental Health Policy
202-687-8807 (Phone)
202-687-8899 (Fax)
taylort@med.lib.georgetown.edu

Carmen Milagros Velez Vega
Institute for Developmental Disabilities, PR UAP
787-758-2525 (Phone)
787-759-6719 (Fax)
N/A

Marijo Waldera McBride
Institute on Community Integration, MN UAP
612-624-6830 (Phone)
612-624-9344 (Fax)
N/A

Royal P. Walker, Jr.
Institute for Disability Studies, MS UAP
601-982-6261 (Phone)
601-982-6144 (Fax)
N/A
Special Knowledge: self-advocates, students, profesisionals, community

Sheryl White-Scott
Westchester Institute for Human Development UAP
914-285-8170 (Phone)
914-285-1973 (Fax)
Sheryl-White@nymc.edu

Joanne Wounded Head
South Dakota UAP
605-677-5311 (Phone)
605-677-6274 (Fax)
jwounded@sundance.usd.edu

Economics and Financing


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Herbert J. Cohen
Rose F. Kennedy Center UAP
718-430-8522 (Phone)
718-904-1162 (Fax)
birenbau@aecom.yu.edu

Kathy Holder
Riley Child Development Center, Indianapolis IN
317-274-8167 (Phone)
317-274-9760 (Fax)
Kathy@indyuap.iupui.edu

Tawara D. Taylor
Georgetown Univ Child Development Center, DC UAP, Center for Child Health and Mental Health Policy
202-687-8807 (Phone)
202-687-8899 (Fax)
taylort@med.lib.georgetown.edu
Special Knowledge: Homeless

Royal P. Walker, Jr.
Institute for Disability Studies, MS UAP
601-982-6261 (Phone)
601-982-6144 (Fax)
N/A
Special Knowledge: insurance, medicare, employment

Employment


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Julie Clay
Institute for Human Development, Arizona UAP
520-523-1340 (Phone)
503-523-9127 (Fax)
Julie.Clay@nau.edu

Sharonlyn Harrison
Developmental Disabilities Institute, MI UAP
313-577-2654 (Phone)
313-577-3770 (Fax)
N/A

Alfonso Lopez-Vasquez
Multicultural Affairs, Oregon Health Science Univ
503-494-7574 (Phone)
503-494-4629 (Fax)
Lopezva@ohsu.edu

James Mason
Office of Multicultural Affairs, Oregon Health Sciences University
503-494-7574 (Phone)
503-494-4629 (Fax)
N/A

Seb Striefel
Center for Persons with Disabilities, Utah UAP
801-797-1985 (Phone)
801-797-2044 (Fax)
Sebst@cpd2.usu.edu

Royal P. Walker, Jr.
Institute for Disability Studies, MS UAP
601-982-6261 (Phone)
601-982-6144 (Fax)
N/A
Special Knowledge: supported, coaching, marketing

Gender Issues


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Cheryl Hetherington
Hetherington and Associates
319-337-9461 (Phone)
319-339-8061 (Fax)
cheryl-hetherington@uiowa.edu
Special Knowledge: female , traditional and non-traditional roles/rules

Kathy Holder
Riley Child Development Center, Indianapolis IN
317-274-8167 (Phone)
317-274-9760 (Fax)
Kathy@indyuap.iupui.edu

William K. Holley
UAP of Georgia and The Multicultural Coalition on Disability and Diversity
706-542-3964 (Phone)
706-542-3908 (Fax)
BHolley@uga.cc.uga.edu
Special Knowledge: male, traditional and non traditional gender roles

Farah. A. Ibrahim
University of Connecticut, Educational Psychology
860-486-0199 (Phone)
860-486-0120 (Fax)
Ibrahim@uconnvm.uconn.edu

Ana Lopez-DeFede
Institute for Families in Society, SC UAP
803-777-5789 (Phone)
803-777-1120 (Fax)
ADEFEDE@sc.edu

Ruth J. Messinger
Strong Center for Developmental Disabilities, UAP
716-275-2986 (Phone)
716-275-3366 (Fax)
RMessinger@cc.urmc.rochester.edu

Jesse C. Pennington
Jackson Mississippi State Univ. - Business Graduate Programs
601-982-6315 (Phone)
601-982-6124 (Fax)
jpenning@ccaix.jsums.edu

Sarita Reddy
Georgia UAP
706-542-6085 (Phone)
706-542-4815 (Fax)
CMSPSY13@UGA.CC.UGA.EDU

Geraldine Rodriguez
Health Sciences Center, NM UAP
505-272-0279 (Phone)
505-272-5280 (Fax)
grodriguez@umn.edu

Margot B. Stein
Center for Development and Learning, NC UAP
919-966-5171 (Phone)
919-966-2230 (Fax)
Margo=Stein%faculty%cdl@css.unc.edu

Royal P. Walker, Jr.
Institute for Disability Studies, MS UAP
601-982-6261 (Phone)
601-982-6144 (Fax)
N/A
Special Knowledge: female, male, traditional and non-traditional gender roles

Grieving


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Terry Cross
National Indian Child Welfare Assn
503-222-4044 (Phone)
N/A (Fax)
Info@nicwa.org

Ruth L. Fuller
JFK Center, Colorado UAP
303-315-5519 (Phone)
303-315-6867 (Fax)
Ruth.Fuller@UCHSC.edu

Cheryl Hetherington
Hetherington and Associates
319-337-9461 (Phone)
319-339-8061 (Fax)
cheryl-hetherington@uiowa.edu

Farah. A. Ibrahim
University of Connecticut, Educational Psychology
860-486-0199 (Phone)
860-486-0120 (Fax)
Ibrahim@uconnvm.uconn.edu

Arthur C. Lowitzer
Meyer Rehabilitation Institute, NE UAP
402-559-5766 (Phone)
402-559-5737 (Fax)
CLOWITZER@unmc.edu

Ruth J. Messinger
Strong Center for Developmental Disabilities, UAP
716-275-2986 (Phone)
716-275-3366 (Fax)
RMessinger@cc.urmc.rochester.edu

Language Fluency


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Marcelo Castro
Mailman Center for Child Development, FL UAP
305-243-6624 (Phone)
305-243-5978 (Fax)
MARCELLOC@aol.com
Special Knowledge: Spanish

Ricardo Eiraldi
Children's Seashore House, UAP
215-895-3204 (Phone)
215-895-3605 (Fax)
eiraldi@mail.med.upenn.edu
Special Knowledge: Spanish

Beatriz E. Hernandez
Mailman Center for Child Development, FL UAP
305-243-6624 (Phone)
305-243-5978 (Fax)
bhernand@peds.med.miami.edu
Special Knowledge: Spanish

Farah. A. Ibrahim
University of Connecticut, Educational Psychology
860-486-0199 (Phone)
860-486-0120 (Fax)
Ibrahim@uconnvm.uconn.edu
Special Knowledge: Urdu

Robert C. Like
Dept of Family Medicine, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
908-235-7662 (Phone)
908-246-8084 (Fax)
Like@umdnj.edu
Special Knowledge: Portuguese

Alfonso Lopez-Vasquez
Multicultural Affairs, Oregon Health Science Univ
503-494-7574 (Phone)
503-494-4629 (Fax)
Lopezva@ohsu.edu
Special Knowledge: Spanish

Elena M. McKeogh
Children's Seashore House UAP
215-895-3227 (Phone)
215-895-3605 (Fax)
N/A
Special Knowledge: Spanish

Maria Luisa Mendia
Institute on Developmental Disabilities, PR UAP
787-754-4377 (Phone)
787-759-6719 (Fax)
M_Mendia@rcmaca.upr.clu.edu
Special Knowledge: Spanish

Margarita Miranda
Institute on Developmental Disabilities, PR UAP
787-754-4377 (Phone)
787-759-6719 (Fax)
N/A
Special Knowledge: Spanish

Sarita Reddy
Georgia UAP
706-542-6085 (Phone)
706-542-4815 (Fax)
CMSPSY13@UGA.CC.UGA.EDU
Special Knowledge: Telugu

Jacqui Van Horn
DREAMS Program, NM UAP
505-272-0289 (Phone)
505-272-5280 (Fax)
jvanhorn@unm.edu
Special Knowledge: Spanish

Carmen Milagros Velez Vega
Institute for Developmental Disabilities, PR UAP
787-758-2525 (Phone)
787-759-6719 (Fax)
N/A
Special Knowledge: Spanish

Leadership


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Diana Autin
NJ Statewide Parent Advisory Network (SPAN)
201-642-8100 (Phone)
201-642-8080 (Fax)
DAutin@aol.com

Julie Clay
Institute for Human Development, Arizona UAP
520-523-1340 (Phone)
503-523-9127 (Fax)
Julie.Clay@nau.edu

Herbert J. Cohen
Rose F. Kennedy Center UAP
718-430-8522 (Phone)
718-904-1162 (Fax)
birenbau@aecom.yu.edu

Terry Cross
National Indian Child Welfare Assn
503-222-4044 (Phone)
N/A (Fax)
Info@nicwa.org

Linda L. Flynn
Western Kentucky University
502-745-4615 (Phone)
502-745-6474 (Fax)
Linda.Flynn@WKU.edu
Special Knowledge: Academic Leadership

William K. Holley
UAP of Georgia and The Multicultural Coalition on Disability and Diversity
706-542-3964 (Phone)
706-542-3908 (Fax)
BHolley@uga.cc.uga.edu
Special Knowledge: academic, administrative, community volunteer, political

Betty Horton
University of Kansas UAP
913-233-3013 (Phone)
913-575-6161 (Fax)
N/A

Farah. A. Ibrahim
University of Connecticut, Educational Psychology
860-486-0199 (Phone)
860-486-0120 (Fax)
Ibrahim@uconnvm.uconn.edu

Helen L. Masin
Univ of Miami Graduate PT Program
305-284-4535 (Phone)
305-284-6128 (Fax)
HMasin@mednet.miama.edu

James Mason
Office of Multicultural Affairs, Oregon Health Sciences University
503-494-7574 (Phone)
503-494-4629 (Fax)
N/A

John W. McClain
Univ of Nebraska Medical Center, Student Services
402-559-5388 (Phone)
402-559-6796 (Fax)
N/A

Paula Sotnik
Institute for Community Inclusion, MA UAP
617-355-4788 (Phone)
617-355-7940 (Fax)
N/A

Seb Striefel
Center for Persons with Disabilities, Utah UAP
801-797-1985 (Phone)
801-797-2044 (Fax)
Sebst@cpd2.usu.edu

Tawara D. Taylor
Georgetown Univ Child Development Center, DC UAP, Center for Child Health and Mental Health Policy
202-687-8807 (Phone)
202-687-8899 (Fax)
taylort@med.lib.georgetown.edu

Thomas Uno
Institute for Human Development, Arizona UAP
520-523-7032 (Phone)
520-523-9127 (Fax)
Thomas.Uno@nau.edu

Royal P. Walker, Jr.
Institute for Disability Studies, MS UAP
601-982-6261 (Phone)
601-982-6144 (Fax)
N/A
Special Knowledge: academic, administrative, volunteer, political, self-advoca

Media


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Terry Cross
National Indian Child Welfare Assn
503-222-4044 (Phone)
N/A (Fax)
Info@nicwa.org

Alfonso Lopez-Vasquez
Multicultural Affairs, Oregon Health Science Univ
503-494-7574 (Phone)
503-494-4629 (Fax)
Lopezva@ohsu.edu

James Mason
Office of Multicultural Affairs, Oregon Health Sciences University
503-494-7574 (Phone)
503-494-4629 (Fax)
N/A

Judy Struck
South Dakota UAP / USD School of Medicine
605-357-1439 (Phone)
605-357-1438 (Fax)
JStruck@sunflowr.usd.edu

Mental Health


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Marcelo Castro
Mailman Center for Child Development, FL UAP
305-243-6624 (Phone)
305-243-5978 (Fax)
MARCELLOC@aol.com

Mark Cederburg
Child Development Unit, Univ of Kanas Medical Center
913-588-5742 (Phone)
913-588-5916 (Fax)
MCEDERBU@KUMC.EDU

W. Alan Coulter
Human Cevelopment Center, Louisiana UAP
504-942-8214 (Phone)
504-942-8305 (Fax)
ACoulter@hdc.lsumc.edu

Terry Cross
National Indian Child Welfare Assn
503-222-4044 (Phone)
N/A (Fax)
Info@nicwa.org

Ricardo Eiraldi
Children's Seashore House, UAP
215-895-3204 (Phone)
215-895-3605 (Fax)
eiraldi@mail.med.upenn.edu

Ruth L. Fuller
JFK Center, Colorado UAP
303-315-5519 (Phone)
303-315-6867 (Fax)
Ruth.Fuller@UCHSC.edu

Beatriz E. Hernandez
Mailman Center for Child Development, FL UAP
305-243-6624 (Phone)
305-243-5978 (Fax)
bhernand@peds.med.miami.edu

Cheryl Hetherington
Hetherington and Associates
319-337-9461 (Phone)
319-339-8061 (Fax)
cheryl-hetherington@uiowa.edu
Special Knowledge: stress management, communication skills

Kathy Holder
Riley Child Development Center, Indianapolis IN
317-274-8167 (Phone)
317-274-9760 (Fax)
Kathy@indyuap.iupui.edu

William K. Holley
UAP of Georgia and The Multicultural Coalition on Disability and Diversity
706-542-3964 (Phone)
706-542-3908 (Fax)
BHolley@uga.cc.uga.edu
Special Knowledge: violence and abuse prevention

Farah. A. Ibrahim
University of Connecticut, Educational Psychology
860-486-0199 (Phone)
860-486-0120 (Fax)
Ibrahim@uconnvm.uconn.edu

Alfonso Lopez-Vasquez
Multicultural Affairs, Oregon Health Science Univ
503-494-7574 (Phone)
503-494-4629 (Fax)
Lopezva@ohsu.edu

Ruth J. Messinger
Strong Center for Developmental Disabilities, UAP
716-275-2986 (Phone)
716-275-3366 (Fax)
RMessinger@cc.urmc.rochester.edu

Margot B. Stein
Center for Development and Learning, NC UAP
919-966-5171 (Phone)
919-966-2230 (Fax)
Margo=Stein%faculty%cdl@css.unc.edu

Seb Striefel
Center for Persons with Disabilities, Utah UAP
801-797-1985 (Phone)
801-797-2044 (Fax)
Sebst@cpd2.usu.edu

Mentoring and Peer Counseling


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Diana Autin
NJ Statewide Parent Advisory Network (SPAN)
201-642-8100 (Phone)
201-642-8080 (Fax)
DAutin@aol.com

Jacquelin Hampton
Child Development Unit, Kansas UAP
913-588-5986 (Phone)
913-588-5916 (Fax)
JHampton@kumc.edu

William K. Holley
UAP of Georgia and The Multicultural Coalition on Disability and Diversity
706-542-3964 (Phone)
706-542-3908 (Fax)
BHolley@uga.cc.uga.edu
Special Knowledge: development, transitions

Farah. A. Ibrahim
University of Connecticut, Educational Psychology
860-486-0199 (Phone)
860-486-0120 (Fax)
Ibrahim@uconnvm.uconn.edu

Alfonso Lopez-Vasquez
Multicultural Affairs, Oregon Health Science Univ
503-494-7574 (Phone)
503-494-4629 (Fax)
Lopezva@ohsu.edu

James Mason
Office of Multicultural Affairs, Oregon Health Sciences University
503-494-7574 (Phone)
503-494-4629 (Fax)
N/A

Thomas Uno
Institute for Human Development, Arizona UAP
520-523-7032 (Phone)
520-523-9127 (Fax)
Thomas.Uno@nau.edu

Royal P. Walker, Jr.
Institute for Disability Studies, MS UAP
601-982-6261 (Phone)
601-982-6144 (Fax)
N/A

Multicultural Communication Patterns


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Diana Autin
NJ Statewide Parent Advisory Network (SPAN)
201-642-8100 (Phone)
201-642-8080 (Fax)
DAutin@aol.com

Roslyn Burney
Institute for Human Development, MO UAP
816-235-1754 (Phone)
816-235-1762 (Fax)
N/A

Terry Cross
National Indian Child Welfare Assn
503-222-4044 (Phone)
N/A (Fax)
Info@nicwa.org

Linda L. Flynn
Western Kentucky University
502-745-4615 (Phone)
502-745-6474 (Fax)
Linda.Flynn@WKU.edu
Special Knowledge: Interfamily, intergroup, intragroup

Ruth L. Fuller
JFK Center, Colorado UAP
303-315-5519 (Phone)
303-315-6867 (Fax)
Ruth.Fuller@UCHSC.edu
Special Knowledge: Interfamily, Intergroup, intragroup

Jacquelin Hampton
Child Development Unit, Kansas UAP
913-588-5986 (Phone)
913-588-5916 (Fax)
JHampton@kumc.edu

Sharonlyn Harrison
Developmental Disabilities Institute, MI UAP
313-577-2654 (Phone)
313-577-3770 (Fax)
N/A

William K. Holley
UAP of Georgia and The Multicultural Coalition on Disability and Diversity
706-542-3964 (Phone)
706-542-3908 (Fax)
BHolley@uga.cc.uga.edu
Special Knowledge: verbal, non-verbal, interfamily, intergroup, intragroup

Farah. A. Ibrahim
University of Connecticut, Educational Psychology
860-486-0199 (Phone)
860-486-0120 (Fax)
Ibrahim@uconnvm.uconn.edu

Ana Lopez-DeFede
Institute for Families in Society, SC UAP
803-777-5789 (Phone)
803-777-1120 (Fax)
ADEFEDE@sc.edu

Alfonso Lopez-Vasquez
Multicultural Affairs, Oregon Health Science Univ
503-494-7574 (Phone)
503-494-4629 (Fax)
Lopezva@ohsu.edu

Helen L. Masin
Univ of Miami Graduate PT Program
305-284-4535 (Phone)
305-284-6128 (Fax)
HMasin@mednet.miama.edu

James Mason
Office of Multicultural Affairs, Oregon Health Sciences University
503-494-7574 (Phone)
503-494-4629 (Fax)
N/A

Elena M. McKeogh
Children's Seashore House UAP
215-895-3227 (Phone)
215-895-3605 (Fax)
N/A
Special Knowledge: verbal, non-verbal

Ruth J. Messinger
Strong Center for Developmental Disabilities, UAP
716-275-2986 (Phone)
716-275-3366 (Fax)
RMessinger@cc.urmc.rochester.edu

Patricia Osbourn
Univ of New Mexico UAP
505-272-3000 (Phone)
505-272-5280 (Fax)
posbourn@unm.edu
Special Knowledge: verbal, non-verbal

Geraldine Rodriguez
Health Sciences Center, NM UAP
505-272-0279 (Phone)
505-272-5280 (Fax)
grodriguez@umn.edu

Paula Sotnik
Institute for Community Inclusion, MA UAP
617-355-4788 (Phone)
617-355-7940 (Fax)
N/A

Judy Struck
South Dakota UAP / USD School of Medicine
605-357-1439 (Phone)
605-357-1438 (Fax)
JStruck@sunflowr.usd.edu

Thomas Uno
Institute for Human Development, Arizona UAP
520-523-7032 (Phone)
520-523-9127 (Fax)
Thomas.Uno@nau.edu

Carmen Milagros Velez Vega
Institute for Developmental Disabilities, PR UAP
787-758-2525 (Phone)
787-759-6719 (Fax)
N/A

Royal P. Walker, Jr.
Institute for Disability Studies, MS UAP
601-982-6261 (Phone)
601-982-6144 (Fax)
N/A
Special Knowledge: verbal, non-verbal, interfamily, intergroup, intragroup

Joanne Wounded Head
South Dakota UAP
605-677-5311 (Phone)
605-677-6274 (Fax)
jwounded@sundance.usd.edu

Nutrition, Fitness


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Sharonlyn Harrison
Developmental Disabilities Institute, MI UAP
313-577-2654 (Phone)
313-577-3770 (Fax)
N/A

Carolyn P. McKellar
Boling Center for Developmental Disabilities, TN UAP
901-448-6586 (Phone)
901-448-7097 (Fax)
N/A

Ruth J. Messinger
Strong Center for Developmental Disabilities, UAP
716-275-2986 (Phone)
716-275-3366 (Fax)
RMessinger@cc.urmc.rochester.edu

Sheryl White-Scott
Westchester Institute for Human Development UAP
914-285-8170 (Phone)
914-285-1973 (Fax)
Sheryl-White@nymc.edu

Parenting


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Diana Autin
NJ Statewide Parent Advisory Network (SPAN)
201-642-8100 (Phone)
201-642-8080 (Fax)
DAutin@aol.com

Mark Cederburg
Child Development Unit, Univ of Kanas Medical Center
913-588-5742 (Phone)
913-588-5916 (Fax)
MCEDERBU@KUMC.EDU

Terry Cross
National Indian Child Welfare Assn
503-222-4044 (Phone)
N/A (Fax)
Info@nicwa.org

Ricardo Eiraldi
Children's Seashore House, UAP
215-895-3204 (Phone)
215-895-3605 (Fax)
eiraldi@mail.med.upenn.edu

Linda L. Flynn
Western Kentucky University
502-745-4615 (Phone)
502-745-6474 (Fax)
Linda.Flynn@WKU.edu

Ruth L. Fuller
JFK Center, Colorado UAP
303-315-5519 (Phone)
303-315-6867 (Fax)
Ruth.Fuller@UCHSC.edu

Jacquelin Hampton
Child Development Unit, Kansas UAP
913-588-5986 (Phone)
913-588-5916 (Fax)
JHampton@kumc.edu

Kathy Holder
Riley Child Development Center, Indianapolis IN
317-274-8167 (Phone)
317-274-9760 (Fax)
Kathy@indyuap.iupui.edu

William K. Holley
UAP of Georgia and The Multicultural Coalition on Disability and Diversity
706-542-3964 (Phone)
706-542-3908 (Fax)
BHolley@uga.cc.uga.edu

Farah. A. Ibrahim
University of Connecticut, Educational Psychology
860-486-0199 (Phone)
860-486-0120 (Fax)
Ibrahim@uconnvm.uconn.edu

Alfonso Lopez-Vasquez
Multicultural Affairs, Oregon Health Science Univ
503-494-7574 (Phone)
503-494-4629 (Fax)
Lopezva@ohsu.edu

Arthur C. Lowitzer
Meyer Rehabilitation Institute, NE UAP
402-559-5766 (Phone)
402-559-5737 (Fax)
CLOWITZER@unmc.edu

Helen L. Masin
Univ of Miami Graduate PT Program
305-284-4535 (Phone)
305-284-6128 (Fax)
HMasin@mednet.miama.edu

James Mason
Office of Multicultural Affairs, Oregon Health Sciences University
503-494-7574 (Phone)
503-494-4629 (Fax)
N/A

Carolyn P. McKellar
Boling Center for Developmental Disabilities, TN UAP
901-448-6586 (Phone)
901-448-7097 (Fax)
N/A

Ruth J. Messinger
Strong Center for Developmental Disabilities, UAP
716-275-2986 (Phone)
716-275-3366 (Fax)
RMessinger@cc.urmc.rochester.edu
Special Knowledge: Parenting/Family organization

Sarita Reddy
Georgia UAP
706-542-6085 (Phone)
706-542-4815 (Fax)
CMSPSY13@UGA.CC.UGA.EDU

Margot B. Stein
Center for Development and Learning, NC UAP
919-966-5171 (Phone)
919-966-2230 (Fax)
Margo=Stein%faculty%cdl@css.unc.edu

Seb Striefel
Center for Persons with Disabilities, Utah UAP
801-797-1985 (Phone)
801-797-2044 (Fax)
Sebst@cpd2.usu.edu

Jacqui Van Horn
DREAMS Program, NM UAP
505-272-0289 (Phone)
505-272-5280 (Fax)
jvanhorn@unm.edu

Carmen Milagros Velez Vega
Institute for Developmental Disabilities, PR UAP
787-758-2525 (Phone)
787-759-6719 (Fax)
N/A

Religious Customs


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Ruth L. Fuller
JFK Center, Colorado UAP
303-315-5519 (Phone)
303-315-6867 (Fax)
Ruth.Fuller@UCHSC.edu
Special Knowledge: Christian

Jacquelin Hampton
Child Development Unit, Kansas UAP
913-588-5986 (Phone)
913-588-5916 (Fax)
JHampton@kumc.edu
Special Knowledge: Christian

Farah. A. Ibrahim
University of Connecticut, Educational Psychology
860-486-0199 (Phone)
860-486-0120 (Fax)
Ibrahim@uconnvm.uconn.edu

Ruth J. Messinger
Strong Center for Developmental Disabilities, UAP
716-275-2986 (Phone)
716-275-3366 (Fax)
RMessinger@cc.urmc.rochester.edu

Sarita Reddy
Georgia UAP
706-542-6085 (Phone)
706-542-4815 (Fax)
CMSPSY13@UGA.CC.UGA.EDU

Margot B. Stein
Center for Development and Learning, NC UAP
919-966-5171 (Phone)
919-966-2230 (Fax)
Margo=Stein%faculty%cdl@css.unc.edu
Special Knowledge: Jewish

Royal P. Walker, Jr.
Institute for Disability Studies, MS UAP
601-982-6261 (Phone)
601-982-6144 (Fax)
N/A
Special Knowledge: Christian, Muslim, others, professional and lay ministers

Sexuality and Reproductive Health


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Jacquelin Hampton
Child Development Unit, Kansas UAP
913-588-5986 (Phone)
913-588-5916 (Fax)
JHampton@kumc.edu
Special Knowledge: teenage pregnancy

Cheryl Hetherington
Hetherington and Associates
319-337-9461 (Phone)
319-339-8061 (Fax)
cheryl-hetherington@uiowa.edu
Special Knowledge: Sexual Orientation

Ruth J. Messinger
Strong Center for Developmental Disabilities, UAP
716-275-2986 (Phone)
716-275-3366 (Fax)
RMessinger@cc.urmc.rochester.edu

Geraldine Rodriguez
Health Sciences Center, NM UAP
505-272-0279 (Phone)
505-272-5280 (Fax)
grodriguez@umn.edu

Sheryl White-Scott
Westchester Institute for Human Development UAP
914-285-8170 (Phone)
914-285-1973 (Fax)
Sheryl-White@nymc.edu

Substance Abuse


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Marcelo Castro
Mailman Center for Child Development, FL UAP
305-243-6624 (Phone)
305-243-5978 (Fax)
MARCELLOC@aol.com

John M. Graham
CSMC Medical Genetics Birth Defects Center, UCLA-UAP
310-855-2211 (Phone)
213-651-5381 (Fax)
N/A

Jacquelin Hampton
Child Development Unit, Kansas UAP
913-588-5986 (Phone)
913-588-5916 (Fax)
JHampton@kumc.edu
Special Knowledge: alcohol, tobacco, prenatal substance abuse

Cheryl Hetherington
Hetherington and Associates
319-337-9461 (Phone)
319-339-8061 (Fax)
cheryl-hetherington@uiowa.edu
Special Knowledge: adult children of alcoholics

Farah. A. Ibrahim
University of Connecticut, Educational Psychology
860-486-0199 (Phone)
860-486-0120 (Fax)
Ibrahim@uconnvm.uconn.edu

Judy Struck
South Dakota UAP / USD School of Medicine
605-357-1439 (Phone)
605-357-1438 (Fax)
JStruck@sunflowr.usd.edu

Behavioral Assessment


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Marcelo Castro
Mailman Center for Child Development, FL UAP
305-243-6624 (Phone)
305-243-5978 (Fax)
MARCELLOC@aol.com

Foster care / adoption


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Jacquelin Hampton
Child Development Unit, Kansas UAP
913-588-5986 (Phone)
913-588-5916 (Fax)
JHampton@kumc.edu

Equity in Curriculum Development and Implementation


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Sharonlyn Harrison
Developmental Disabilities Institute, MI UAP
313-577-2654 (Phone)
313-577-3770 (Fax)
N/A

Assessment


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Beatriz E. Hernandez
Mailman Center for Child Development, FL UAP
305-243-6624 (Phone)
305-243-5978 (Fax)
bhernand@peds.med.miami.edu

Humor Health and Healing; Birth Order Effects


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Cheryl Hetherington
Hetherington and Associates
319-337-9461 (Phone)
319-339-8061 (Fax)
cheryl-hetherington@uiowa.edu

Expertise and research in cultural identity; Worldview of individuals and organizations


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Farah. A. Ibrahim
University of Connecticut, Educational Psychology
860-486-0199 (Phone)
860-486-0120 (Fax)
Ibrahim@uconnvm.uconn.edu

Primary Health Care/ Managed Care


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Robert C. Like
Dept of Family Medicine, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
908-235-7662 (Phone)
908-246-8084 (Fax)
Like@umdnj.edu

Health care delivery across cultural groups


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Ana Lopez-DeFede
Institute for Families in Society, SC UAP
803-777-5789 (Phone)
803-777-1120 (Fax)
ADEFEDE@sc.edu

Early Childhood 0-5; Intervention / Training for Inclusion


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Jane E. Merrill
University of New Mexico UAP
505-272-3000 (Phone)
505-272-5280 (Fax)
jmerrill@unm.edu

Health/Illness/Disability; Impact of, attribution of, reaction to, assessment of cultural competence within an organization or service system


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Ruth J. Messinger
Strong Center for Developmental Disabilities, UAP
716-275-2986 (Phone)
716-275-3366 (Fax)
RMessinger@cc.urmc.rochester.edu

Preparation / skills for postsecondary education - the Transition Process


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Jean E. Ness
Institute on Community Integration, MN UAP
612-626-9516 (Phone)
612-626-7956 (Fax)
nessx008@maroon.tc.umn.edu

Conceptual understanding of how all cultures differ and/or may have similarities. Research experience with American Indian and African American Women


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Geraldine Rodriguez
Health Sciences Center, NM UAP
505-272-0279 (Phone)
505-272-5280 (Fax)
grodriguez@umn.edu

Partnership development between disability providers and minority organizations, Capacity Interchange Project - builds capacity of minority agencies


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Paula Sotnik
Institute for Community Inclusion, MA UAP
617-355-4788 (Phone)
617-355-7940 (Fax)
N/A

Collaboration (Community)


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Seb Striefel
Center for Persons with Disabilities, Utah UAP
801-797-1985 (Phone)
801-797-2044 (Fax)
Sebst@cpd2.usu.edu

Developing cultural competence in service organizations; Vulnerable children and families: abuse, neglect, poverty, homelessness, exposure to violence


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Tawara D. Taylor
Georgetown Univ Child Development Center, DC UAP, Center for Child Health and Mental Health Policy
202-687-8807 (Phone)
202-687-8899 (Fax)
taylort@med.lib.georgetown.edu

Infant and toddler development; Parent - infant relationships


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Jacqui Van Horn
DREAMS Program, NM UAP
505-272-0289 (Phone)
505-272-5280 (Fax)
jvanhorn@unm.edu

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