Upcoming Events

What's Research Got to Do With It? Applying Evidence-Based Practices to Improve Participation of People with Disabilities and Older Adults in Coordination Planning

Date: Friday, November 22, 2013
Description: 2:00 - 3:00 pm EST

Learn how evidence-based practices can be incorporated into strategies to engage people with disabilities and older adults in coordinated transportation planning; Hear stories from SURTC Researchers and ACL Catalysts about how evidence-based practices are used in their work; and Obtain resources to identify evidence-based practices; How can people tap into the UTC program; Other Federal and non-Federal resources related to research. 


  • Del Peterson, associate research fellow with the Small Urban & Rural Transit Center (SURTC) located at North Dakota State University (NDSU)
  • Crystal Lyons, president of Crystal Fortune Lyons, LLC, and a professional consulting company specializing in disability policy development and DOJ and DOT ADA Title II compliance.
  • Jed Johnson, MSW, MBA, Director, National Veteran Caregiver Training Program, Easter Seals headquarters