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FCC Clarifies Captioned Telephones Rules

Aug 13 2014

The Consumer and Governmental Affairs Bureau (CGB) of the Federal Communications Commission affirms the applicability of certain provisions of the Commission’s telecommunications relay services (TRS) rules in light of the decision of the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit on June 20, 2014.

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Tell Your Story for the 25th Anniversary of the ADA

Jun 16 2014

Disability Visibility Project: A Community Partnership with StoryCorps
Recording disability history, one story at a time.

July 2015 will mark the 25th anniversary of the passage of the landmark legislation, the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). The Disability Visibility Project’s purpose is to collect stories from Americans with disabilities and have them archived at the American Folklife Center at the Library of Congress.

NIH-Funded Studies Needs Subjects with Tinnitus

May 28 2014

Two Separate NIH-Funded Studies Needs Subjects with Tinnitus and Hearing Loss

Michael Seidman, M.D., Henry Ford Hospital and HLAA medical advisor is seeking people for two separate National Institutes of Health-funded studies on tinnitus: