The Disability Policy Seminar, held in Washington, DC each Spring, provides experiences related to policy development and advocacy on a national level

  • Group

    Annual Leadership, Team Building and Conflict Resolution workshops are conducted with each new cohort of LEND trainees and fellows

  • Sidewalk

    ArizonaLEND faculty and trainees volunteer their services at HopeFest 2015

The University of Arizona Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental and Related Disabilities (ArizonaLEND) is a leadership training program that prepares the next generation of policy makers, faculty, clinicians and researchers to lead the maternal and child health workforce.


Call for Applicants - 2018-2019 ArizonaLEND Program

Application materials must be received by March 25, 2018 (extended from the original deadline of March 16). If you are interested in applying, please download and submit a complete application by the due date in order to be considered for the 2018-2019 program. **PLEASE NOTE** Applications may also be dropped off in person at the following address: 1601 N. Tucson Blvd, #32, Tucson, AZ 85716.

Crossing Borders: The Importance of What You Leave Behind

ArizonaLEND faculty member, Jim Dean AuD, is the director of the ARSOBO hearing health clinic. Dr. Dean co-authored the following article, highlighting the ways in which ARSOBO works toward advancing social inclusion of people with disabilities in Mexico.