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CUNY Vice Chancellor Jay Hershenson, Vice Chancellor for University Relations
Dr. Susan O'Malley, Chair of the CUNY University Faculty Senate; Professor, English Department, Kingsborough CC
Dr. Karen Gourgey, Director, Baruch College's Computer Center for Visually Impaired People (CCVIP)
Mr. Douglas Sussman, Deputy Director for Government and Community Relations, Metropolitan Transportation Authority
Dr. Ruth O'Brien, John Jay College and the Graduate Center; author of Crippled Justice: The History of Modern Disability Policy in the Workplace. She is the Executive Officer of the Ph.D./M.A. Program in Political Science, and a Professor of Government at John Jay College.Informal Networking at the Information Tables - some of the highlights:
Dr. Esther Wilder, Assistant Professor of Sociology and Social Work, Lehman College; Dr. Wilder conducted a disability needs assessment study for the state of Oklahoma; her 2002 report is on the web at http://www.ohc.state.ok.us/disabilityreport.htm .
Mr. Pratik Patel, Managing Director, CUNY Assistive Technology Services (CATS) at Queens College
University Faculty Senate Committee on Disabilities Issues: The Committee's Focus Group Report for the 2004 Regents Master Plan, and other material from their web site at http://access.cuny.edu. More information at http://access.cuny.edu/april04/handout1.html .
Metropolitan Transportation Authority: Information about their accessibility services.
Computer Center for Visually Impaired People (CCVIP): Examples of assistive technology, and materials on CCVIP's classes and other services.
Faculty Research Table: Dr.'s O'Brien and Wilder will have examples of their work, and will be there to answer questions.
CUNY Assistive Technology Services (CATS): Examples of assistive technology, and materials describing their services