Lieke van Heumen, PhD, FAAIDD

Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Disability and Human Development at the University of Illinois-Chicago

2019 Fellow

Lieke van Heumen is a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Disability and Human Development at the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC). She has also been named a fellow of the American Association on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities. Her research focuses on aging of individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families. She is a 2015 graduate of the PhD program in Disability Studies at UIC. She received both her undergraduate and master degrees in psychology with a specialization in gerontology from the Radboud University in the Netherlands. Lieke worked as a psychologist in five group homes for people with intellectual disabilities in the Netherlands.

 

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Program Info

Program Track
Non-Residential

Placement
U.S. Senate Special Committee on Aging in the Office of Ranking Member, Senator Bob Casey