About CHAD

Welcome to the Center on Health, Aging, and Disability (CHAD). Our Center provides leadership in interdisciplinary research, education, and outreach efforts that promote health and wellness, healthy aging across the lifespan, healthy communities and optimal participation of individuals with disabilities.
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Open-Rank Faculty Positions in Disability

The College of Applied Health Sciences invites nominations and applications for two (2) Open Rank positions in disability with an emphasis on those disabilities that are among the most frequent for veterans. See details here.

UpAmigos Symposium on Obesity: September 19, 2013

The symposium focused on Obesity & Metabolic Syndrome among Mexican & Mexican Americans. See details about the symposium.

Tinnitus Symposium, October 5, 2013

This symposium brought together researchers studying tinnitus in the central Midwest. See details about the symposium.

2013 CHAD Symposium

The 2013 CHAD Symposium, Strategies for Health Aging: Loneliness, was the most well-attended symposium to date. See details about the symposium.