Pictured from the left: Patrick Krolik, Louvisia Conley, Greg Edgin, Danielle Sample, Maurice Williams, Dr. Chrisann Schiro-Geist, Dr. Sharon Hsu, Elisabeth Lanbgford, Dr.Michael Mackay Not pictured: Dr. William Hunter and Jennifer Hogan.


The University of Memphis Institute on Disability (UMID) has formed The Partnership in Disability Studies to assist people with physical and developmental disabilities find meaningful and lasting employment. Our vision is to form alliances with government, private, academic and legal entities to research and develop programs which encourage people with disabilities to pursue a higher education toward graduation and employment.