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.


UA Steele Children's Research Center Receives $3 Million Continuation Grant for its Arizona LEND Program

The ArizonaLEND Program, training professionals to be leaders in clinical care and research, has just received a $3 million continuation grant. The training program, which seeks to improve the health of children with neurodevelopmental disabilities, trains professionals in more than 15 disciplines.

ArizonaLEND Faculty and Fellow Spotlight

Every year, ArizonaLEND Dental Faculty Member, John Day, DDS, volunteers his services at Hope Fest.

USPSTF Recommendation on Autism Screening

The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) releases a recommendation that screening only be performed for autism if the parent or provider is concerned there is a risk.

Next ArizonaLEND Seminar

NICU Experiences Seminar
Friday, September 30, 2016 - 1:00pm