23. Inclusive Health
Individuals with disabilities are 3 times more likely to experience heart disease, stroke, diabetes,
and cancer. Kentucky is one of the highest ranked states with a disability rate of 33.2%. This
lecture provides an overview of the health disparities experienced by people with disabilities,
along with providing insight on strategies for inclusive health through education, empowerment,
and cultural competency.
Lindsey Mullis, Kathy Sheppard-Jones, Danielle Augustin