On The Pulse: From Ableism to Disability Advocate

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On The Pulse: From Ableism to Disability Advocate

October 25, 2023

On The Pulse: From Ableism to Disability Advocate

Dr. Bonnie Swenor of the Johns Hopkins School of Nursing talks about her personal experience with a disability and how that propelled her into a career in disability equity research and advocacy. Dr. Swenor is Director of the Disability Health Research Center at Johns Hopkins. She was recently invited to the White House Summit on STEMM Equity and Excellence to discuss the barriers people with disabilities face to being included and benefiting from STEM.

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-| The Health Equity Podcast Channel is made possible with support from Bayer G4A. Learn more about how Bayer G4A is advancing equity, access and sustainability at

-| This episode originally aired on January 12, 2023 on On The Pulse. Listen, follow and subscribe here.

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