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Disability Resource Centre

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Previous lectures

  • 16th Annual Disability Lecture 2019: Mental health conditions are not synonymous with failure; a personal story by Poppy Jaman. https://sms.cam.ac.uk/collection/3007355

  • 15th Annual Disability Lecture 2018: Disabled Acedmics in the 21 Century. A panel of disabled academics, including Professor Nigel Lockett , Dr Hamied Haroon, and Professor Farah Mendlesohn spoke about their experiences as disabled academics. They described their career highlights and strategies for success in their chosen field. https://sms.cam.ac.uk/media/2754756

  • 14th Annual Disability Lecture 2017: Saqib Shaikh - Innovating towards a more inclusive future http://sms.cam.ac.uk/media/2468554

  • 13th Annual Disability Lecture 2016: Sue Kroeger - The Power of Design: Exclusion or Inclusion  http://sms.cam.ac.uk/media/2227966

  • 12th Annual Disability Lecture 2015: Jess Thom - Laughter as a Catalyst for Change https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DMJ8CvFVko4​

  • 11th Annual Disability Lecture 2014: Dr Rachel Perkins - Creating Mentally Inclusive Communities: Embracing Distress as Part of Everyday Life

  • 10th Annual Disability Lecture 2013: Dame Ann Begg - Two steps forward, one step back: challenges to disabled people in 2013

  • 9th Annual Disability Lecture 2011: Dr. Nicola Martin - Disability Identity - Disability Pride

  • 8th Annual Disability Lecture 2010: Dr. Ross Cooper - Neurodiversity and Dyslexia

  • 7th Annual Disability Lecture 2009: Prof. Alan Roulstone - Disabled People and the Economic Downturn

  • 6th Annual Disability Lecture 2008: Baroness Jane Campbell - Fighting for a slice or for a bigger cake?

  • 5th Annual Disability Lecture 2007: Prof. Lewis Wolpert - Severe Depression is Indescribable

  • 4th Annual Disability Lecture 2006: Bert Massie CBE - Civil and Human Rights for Disabled People: The Future Agenda

  • 3rd Annual Disability Lecture 2005: Prof. Simon Baron-Cohen - Is Asperger Syndrome a Disability?

  • 2nd Annual Disability Lecture 2004: Dr. Tom Shakespeare - Can Genetics Solve the Disability Problem?

  • 1st Annual Disability Lecture 2003: Prof. Usha Goswami - A Cross-language Approach to Developmental Dyslexia