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Pamela Block researches disability and autistic experience on individual, family, organizational, and community levels, focusing on socio-environmental barriers, empowerment/capacity-building, community formation, and health promotion. Most recently, she has been involved in supporting disability social entrepreneurship through organizations such as EmpowerSCI – a nonprofit providing independent living skills and secondary rehabilitation to individuals with recent spinal cord injury, and VENTure – a policy and technology think tank on issues of concern to people who use ventilators.
- PhD, Duke University
- BA, Hampshire College