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Center for Disability Services

Dr. Kansas Appointed Chief Medical Officer at Center

Maria Kansas Devine, M.D., was recently appointed Chief Medical Officer at the Center for Disability Services. She joined Center Health Care as medical director in June 2014. In her newly expanded role as Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Kansas will have the responsibility of serving all individuals who receive programs and services through the Center, in addition to those who seek health care at the non-profit facility. Dr. Kansas is a physician who is committed to providing integrated and comprehensive health services which enable the Center to serve the whole person and to include family members in the care plan.

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#518Gives Telethon Rocks It

The #518Gives Telethon to benefit the Center for Disability Services was a smashing success and set a new fundraising record with a final tote of $2,172,015. All proceeds benefit the Center for Disability Services and its divisions, Down Syndrome Aim High Resource Center, Life Quality Solutions Incubator, Prospect Center in Queensbury and St. Margaret’s Center in Albany. Yankee starting pitcher Luis Severino and Giant running back Paul Perkins were special guests in the sports area, presented by UHY LLC, at the Radisson Hotel Albany. Singer/songwriter Sawyer Fredericks performed several songs at 5 p.m., and a dance troupe and more than 16 singers, duos and choirs from all over the area were featured. Last year’s final tote was $2,055,017.

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