Role Models

People with disabilities are leaders throughout the world. You may want to seek out peers and adults with disabilities to form a personal network of your own. You can find these individuals through professional organizations, friends, and family. You can also look online for potential role models and inspiration. Try the following links to:

Career Scientists who are Disabled

Famous People with Disabilities

Famous (and not-so-famous) People with Disabilities

DO-IT Snapshots

Famous People with Disabilities

Disability Resource Center

Building 44, Rm A-39
phone 202.274.6417 | fax 202.274.5375 | phone 202.274.5579 (tty)
Office Hours Mon - Friday 8:30am to 5:00pm