The National Research & Training Center on Blindness and Low Vision received a grant for $4.375 million

The National Research & Training Center on Blindness and Low Vision received a grant for $4.375 million from the U. S. Department of Health and Human Services, and administered by the National Institute on Disability, Independent Living, and Rehabilitation Research, for a Rehabilitation Research and Training Center on Employment for Individuals with Blindness or other Visual Impairments. This project runs from October 2015 through September 2020 and includes six distinct research projects concerning interventions and issues impacting employment among persons who have visual disabilities. Dr. Adele Crudden Professor of Social Work will be part of the research team on this project.