UF professor teaches awareness about living with a disability
By Stephanie Bechara – WUFT-FM
All people are people first and for the most part everyone wants to enjoy life, feel productive and be independent. But when records show that the number of Americans with a disability reaches 54.4 million, people have more things to consider. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Stephanie Bechara reports how disability awareness week played an important role in Gainesville.
News Sources: UF Pharmacy Professor Tommy Smith, Steven Noll, UF expert in disability history and developmental disabilities
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