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Special Education Professor Audrey Trainor Receives 2015 Patricia L. Sitlington Research in Transition Award from Council for Exceptional Children

Audrey Trainor, Associate Professor of Special Education in the Department of Teaching and Learning, has received the 2015 Patricia L. Sitlington Research in Transition Award from The Division of Career Development and Transition for the Council for Exceptional Children.

She was nominated by Dr. Erik Carter, Professor of Special Education at Vanderbilt University.

Patricia L. Sitlington Research Award - This award is presented to an individual who has contributed to more positive outcomes for transition-aged youth and to the field of transition through a body of research in transition. The award is named in honor of Patricia Sitlington, a DCDT past-president who has contributed significantly to knowledge in the field through research.