Disability Employee Resource Group


Disability Employee Resource Group

Mission Statement:

It is our mission to provide the support that inspires, empowers and equips our workforce members with disabilities to achieve excellence.

Membership Expectations:

  • Regularly engage in committee meetings and activities
  • Actively communicate your perspective, thoughts, and ideas.

Redcap Membership Survey Link:






Elise McMillan
Co-Director, Vanderbilt Kennedy University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities

Megan Hart
Program Director, Tennessee Disability Pathfinder

APRIL is Autism Acceptance Month!

Autism Statistics: https://www.autismspeaks.org/autism-statistics-asd

Upcoming Events:


Recent Events:

Monthly Meeting – Presentation by Project SEARCH at VUMC: March 23rd, 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. 

Membership Meeting: Friday, September 16, 12:00-1:00pm

Disability Accommodations in the Workplace: Monday, July 18, 4:00pm 

Membership Meeting: Thursday, June 16, 12:00-1:00pm

Membership Meeting: Monday, May 9, 12:00-1:00pm

Membership Meeting: Thursday, April 21, 12:00-1:00pm


Project SEARCH | MRCH 23, 2023


Disability ERG - Project SEARCH from Vanderbilt Kennedy Center on Vimeo.

Know Where to Go for Disability Accommodations? VUMC Employee Relations | October 27, 2022

Vanderbilt University Medical Center 

Disability Accommodations in the Workplace | July 18, 2022


Disability Accommodations in the Workplace: A model for success from Vanderbilt Kennedy Center on Vimeo.

2021 Disability Rights TN Overview

2021 TN Council on Developmental Disabilities Overview


Disability ERG Launch Meeting Video