Vanderbilt Kennedy Center

Event Details

Special Lecture - The Abilities of People With Disabilities: A South African Perspective

Date: January 26, 2012

Time: 4:10PM to 5:10PM

Location: Room 241 Vanderbilt Kennedy Center, One Magnolia Circle

Description

Nicky Abdinor, Clinical Psychologist

Nicky Abdinor is a clinical psychologist who has her own practice in Milnerton, South Africa. She is also a lecturer for master’s-level students at a Cape Town college in South Africa. Born with a disability, Abdinor founded Nicky’s Drive, a nongovernment organization that raises funds to adapt cars for disability accessibility. In her talk, she’ll share her own advocacy experiences while sharing what life is like in South Africa for individuals with disabilities.

Co-sponsors:
The Hubert Humphrey Fellowship Program (2011/2012)
Office of the Dean of The Ingram Commons
Office of Professional and Graduate Education, Peabody College
Vanderbilt Institute for Global Health
Vanderbilt Kennedy Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities

No registration is necessary.