Harris Hollin has been re-appointed to the PCPID for
another two-year term. In his role as the Chair of the
newly-formed Research Application sub-committee, Harris
has worked to see that a recommendation to expedite the
translation of research findings into practical application
for consumers is included in the Committee's report to the
His presenters at the Feb.15-16th meeting in Washington
included, Patricia Morrissey, Ph.D., Commissioner,
Administration on Developmental Disabilities, US Dept.
of Health and Human Services, Steve Warren, Ph.D.,
Director, Schiefelbusch Institute of Life Span Studies,
University of Kansas and George Jesien, Ph.D., Executive
Director, Association of University Centers on Disabilities.
Harris has used every opportunity to raise awareness of
Fragile X in this highly visible advisory position.