Media & Disability Interest Group
2006 Research Papers

Advocacy oriented behavior and health care access: A conceptual model of health communication used in coordinating care for children with juvenile arthritis," Michael Grinfeld, Brian Hensel and Robin Hoecker, Missouri

* "The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill’s silent campaign: Public communication regarding disability issues in the early 1990s," Julie Lellis, North Carolina

"From invisibility to national symbol: Contrasts in Paralympic coverage around the world during 2004," Nan Yu and Marie Hardin, Penn State

* Winner of the John S. Clogston Memorial Award for Top Student Paper.