Dr. Patricia M. Blasco Receives Merle B. Karnes Award
Posted on August 16, 20171 comments 9097 Views
Dr. Patricia M. Blasco of The Research Institute at Western Oregon University has received the Merle B. Karnes Award for Service to the Division for Early Childhood (DEC), a division of the Council for Exceptional Children.
The Merle B. Karnes Award is presented to a DEC member who
has made a significant contribution to DEC in areas of leadership,
service, research, advocacy, or publications. The award is in honor of
Dr. Merle Karnes, who served on the DEC Executive Board and was the
founder and first editor of the Journal for Early Intervention.
Dr. Blasco will receive the award at the 33rd Annual International Conference on Young Children with Special Needs and Their Families in Portland, Oregon, October 4-6, 2017.
For more information on the Annual International Conference, please visit DEC's website.