Meeting of October 25, 2005, Washington
D.C. on Emergency Preparedness and Individuals with Disabilities:
Is the Workplace Ready?
Anne E. Hirsh is the Services Manager of the Job Accommodation Network (JAN). JAN is an information and consulting service that provides information on how to implement an accommodation. JAN has also been active in providing information on the ADA, Rehabilitation Act of 1973 (and its amendments), and related legislation to employers and individuals with disabilities.
Anne has a Master of Science degree in Rehabilitation Counseling and Vocational Evaluation from West Virginia University. She has been with JAN for 18 years. As a part of her work with JAN she provides training and presentations across the US to employers, rehabilitation professionals and individuals with disabilities on issues related to employment of people with disabilities. She has written articles on job accommodations and issues in the workplace for individuals with all types of limitations or disabilities.
Prior to working with JAN, Anne worked in private rehabilitation and hospital settings.
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