Office Location: 1640 W. Roosevelt Rd. (DHSP), Room 438
Claudia Garcia has been involved in the Disability area for several years as a Research Specialist in Development Disabilities at the Center on Capacity Building for Minorities with Disabilities Research.
Claudia has a B.S in Industrial Engineering from Universidad del Valle, Colombia, and is a current Student at the Department of Kinesiology and Nutrition, College of Applied Health Sciences, University of Illinois at Chicago. She is working towards a degree of Science in dietetics, since dietitians are an essential component of comprehensive care for people with developmental disabilities and special health care needs.
- JOB for Youth: A partnership to Promote Employment of Inner-City Youth with Disabilities, US Department of Labor.
- Quality Assurance Project, Department of Human Services.
- A Transition Model for Students with Disabilities in the Chicago Area, Department of Human Services.