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Health Disparities and Mental Retardation: A Surgeon General’s Conference (Day 1)

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Air date: Wednesday, December 5, 2001, 8:30:00 AM
Time displayed is Eastern Time, Washington DC Local
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Category: Conferences
Runtime: 04:04:47
Description: The Surgeon General will convene this two-day major national meeting in Washington, DC. Invited participants will address the many unmet and often critical health needs of children and adults with mental retardation. Presenters and participants will come from diverse backgrounds, including individuals with mental retardation, their families, health care professionals, researchers, representatives of advocacy groups, and others affected by, or involved with, mental retardation. Participants will identify common issues and make recommendations that will form the basis for an action agenda to help focus the Nation on the unique health needs of children and adults with mental retardation.

For additional information visit:
http://www.surgeongeneral.gov/topics/mentalretardation/

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NLM Title: Surgeon General's Conference on Health Disparities and Mental Retardation [electronic resource] / National Institute of Child Health and Human Development on behalf of the Office of the Surgeon General.
Author: Surgeon General's Conference on Health Disparities and Mental Retardation
National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (U.S.)
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Subjects: Delivery of Health Care
Intellectual Disability
United States
Publication Types: Congresses
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Rights: This is a work of the United States Government. No copyright exists on this material. It may be disseminated freely.
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NLM Classification: WM 300
NLM ID: 101267509
CIT Live ID: 1198
Permanent link: https://videocast.nih.gov/launch.asp?10137