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Washington Group on Disability Statistics

Washington Group on Disability Statistics

First Meeting

February 18-20, 2002: Washington, D.C.

Overview

Representatives of national statistical agencies and international organizations of people with disabilities participated in 3 days of sessions directed toward developing agreement on the nature of a global measure of disability to be recommended for use in censuses and surveys in the world community. The group also sought to develop an agenda for future meetings by prioritizing the most pressing issues in disability measurement and data collection.

Agenda

Objectives

Papers and Presentations

Participants

Contacts

Jennifer Madans
Associate Director for Science
National Center for Health Statistics
3311 Toledo Road, Room 7207
Hyattsville, MD 20782
Phone: 301-458-4500
Fax: 301-458-4020
E-mail: JMadans@cdc.gov

Barbara M. Altman
Special Assistant for Disability Statistics
National Center for Health Statistics
3311 Toledo Road, Room 6111
Hyattsville, MD 20782
Phone: 301-458-4654
Fax: 301-458-4038
E-mail: BAltman@cdc.gov

Beth Rasch
Service Fellow
National Center for Health Statistics
3311 Toledo Road, Room 6110
Hyattsville, MD 20782-2003
Phone: 301-458-4248
Fax: 301-458-4037
E-mail: ERasch@cdc.gov

Executive Summary

 

 

Washington Group

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