2013 Disability Symposium

2013  Disability Employment Awareness Month Symposium Flyer (PDF) – Accessible Version

The US Department of Veterans Affairs Jesse Brown VA Medical Center Celebrates National Disability Employment Awareness Month with the 2013 Disability Symposium.

This event is a one and a half hour symposium to educate staff, the business community, and veterans with disabilities about the roles that the private and public sector plays in increasing the presence of workers with disabilities into employment. Representatives from:

  • Great Lakes ADA Technical Assistance Center
  • Diversity Recruitment Program staff of Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Congressman Danny K. Davis

will be on hand to raise awareness on the issue, share best practices on hiring and retention of workers with disabilities, and government efforts in creating a climate that supports businesses in employing veteran workers with disabilities.

The 2013 Disability Symposium will be held at :

Jesse Brown VA Medical Center,
820 S. Damen Ave., Chicago, IL 60612
October 16, 2013, 11:30am -1pm, Damen Pavilion, Kizer Conference Room