Research of the National Network

The ADA National Network conducts research collaboratively as a network and individually within regions. In addition, the ADA Knowledge Translation Center is conducting a set of systematic reviews.

State of the Science Conference on the ADA

The 2021 Virtual State of the Science Conference on the Americans with Disabilities Act  was held on April 13th - 15th, 2021. Over three days, the State of the Science featured keynote addresses and presentations on research related to the implementation of the ADA. Access videos, slides, and information from the 2021 State of the Science Conference on the ADA

Access webcasts, slides, and information from the 2016 State of the Science Conference on the ADA

National Network Collaborative Research

The ADA Participation Action Research consortium examines the factors that influence the participation of people with disabilities in their communities.

Learn more about the ADA Participation Action Research Consortium (ADA PARC)

ADA Knowledge Translation Center Research

The ADAKTC is conducting a set KT research projects and translating findings into plain language summaries for policymakers, technical reports, publications in peer-review journals, and presentations at national conferences.

Learn more about the National ADA Systematic Review

Learn more about the Evaluation of Technical Assistance Services

Regional ADA Research

Each region conducts research on important topics related to the ADA. See all the regional ADA research projects below.