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JFK Partners 50th Anniversary

For a half a century, JFK Partners has been a leader in advancing care and treatment for children and adults with developmental disabilities through training, education, clinical services, research, policy, and advocacy. Our multifaceted work includes the training of personnel from a number of disciplines and service systems, who provide family and person-centered services and supports. Our faculty design, implement, evaluate, and disseminate intervention programs which continually incorporate new research findings. We extend our deep appreciation to our community and university partners in these endeavors and we welcome you to join us as we celebrate 50 years.  
JFK Partners 50th Anniversary Symposium
Friday, April 17, 2015 – 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM
Anschutz Medical Campus, Education 2 South Building 
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​The JFK Partners 50th Anniversary Symposium will include a keynote on the Past, Present, and Future of Early Intervention: A view through the ASD lens by Sally J. Rogers, PhD, MIND Institute, a Grand Rounds presentation from Former U.S. Congressman Patrick J. Kennedy, and a Parent and Self-Advocacy Leadership discussion with Sue Swenson, Deputy Assistant Secretary, Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services.

JFK Partners 50th Anniversary Dinner
Friday, April 17, 2015 - 6:30 PM Cocktails, 7:30 PM Dinner
Denver Marriott City Center

Join us for an evening of celebrating the JFK Partners 50th Anniversary including Honorary Chairpersons Irene Aguilar, David Braddock, David Conger, Chancellor Don Elliman, and Former U.S. Congressman Patrick J. Kennedy. The evening will also include a look back at JFK Partners history, and a memorable performance from the Phamaly Theatre Company.

JFK Partners Alumni Reunion
Saturday, April 18, 2015 – 12:00 – 4:00 PM
Four Mile Historic Park
Current and former JFK Partners faculty, staff, trainees, fellows, and their guests are invited to attend an Alumni Reunion, where you can reconnect with old friends and enjoy an afternoon of easy, fun, community dancing and BBQ. The live traditional music will be provided by long-time JFK Partners faculty member Larry Edelman and his band. All of the easy and fun dances will be expertly taught – no partner or experience needed!
Registration is now closed.