Accessibility by Design (AbD) Toolkit Release


Date: May 4th, 2023

Description: Learn about the Accessibility by Design (AbD) in Clinical Research Toolkit, developed by the MRCT Center in collaboration with people with disabilities, caregivers, allies, disability rights advocates, and stakeholders working in clinical research.

We present the background, structure, and key themes of the AbD Toolkit. Invited speakers then discuss their experiences as participants, caregivers, and leaders in clinical research and how the AbD Toolkit may be utilized to facilitate change.


Related Resources:
Accessibility by Design (AbD) Toolkit

Webinar Slides

Excluding People with Disabilities from Clinical Research: Eligibility Criteria Lack Clarity and Justification (Publication)

Supported decision-making can advance clinical research participation for people with disabilities (Publication)

Integrating Supported Decision-Making into the Clinical Research Process (Publication)

MRCT Center Leaning In Webinar Series: Driving Inclusion in Clinical Research – June 9, 2021: Improving Inclusion of Persons with Disabilities in Clinical Research (WEBINAR)

MRCT Center Diversity, Inclusion, and Equity in Clinical Research Guidance Document and Toolkit

Equity by Design in Clinical Research: The EbD Metrics Framework (FRAMEWORK)