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Experience Ability: Working with Cancer

Tuesday, April 12, 2016 - 3:15 PM
Learn from a reasonable accommodation specialist and former registered nurse on how reasonable accommodations can be provided for employees who have cancer in the workplace. Managers, supervisors, and colleagues of individuals must learn how to work with their employees accordingly who have been diagnosed with cancer. Ensure that employees are accommodated in order to lead a work-life balance whereas they still can work and focus on their health at the same time. By understanding the abilities and unique requirements of individuals diagnoses with cancer, we can ensure that the USDA and other workplaces are universally designed.
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TARGET Center and YouTube Live

Experience Ability: Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Awareness from the National MS Society

Thursday, March 31, 2016 -
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Join us and learn from Steven Nissen, Senior Director, Benefits and Employment at National MS Society who will be discussing medical aspects of MS and the employment concerns of people with MS – implications of adult-onset disability, non-apparent symptoms, disclosure issues and specific accommodation strategies for common MS symptoms. Gain awareness of how MS may affect your co-worker and to realize that this individual can contribute as much, if not more, to the workplace. By understanding the abilities and unique requirements of individuals with Multiple Sclerosis, we can ensure that the USDA and other workplaces are universally designed.
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TARGET Center and YouTube Live!
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