Dr. Patricia M. Blasco Receives Merle B. Karnes Award

Dr. Patricia M. Blasco Receives Merle B. Karnes Award

Posted on August 16, 2017

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Dr. Patricia Blasco smiles in front of a background of trees

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.


Way to go Patti! We are so lucky to have someone like you leading the way. Your years of dedication to early intervention is appreciated in so many ways. Thank you for all you do!

Posted Aug 17, 2017 by supporter

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