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AAIDD Awardees


The 2016 Awards were presented at the 140th Annual Meeting of AAIDD in Atlanta, Georgia.


Early Career Award

Karrie A. Shogren, PhD, University of Kansas

Full Community Inclusion Award

Real Communities Initiative, Georgia Council on Developmental Disabilities

International Award
Sofia Santos, PhD, Universidade de Lisboa

Leadership Award
John O'Brien & Connie Lyle O'Brien, Responsive System Associates

Research Award
Michael G. Aman, PhD, The Ohio State University

Student Award
Margaret Mehling, MA, The Ohio State University,
Special Award
Gilbert S. Macvaugh, III, PsyD, Independent practice

Media Award
Welcome Change Productions

Presidential Award
Michael Wehmeyer, PhD, University of Kansas


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