Alf Melville and the AIDD team developed fetal monitoring (9), drip rate recording equipment (to provide which, they were "hard-pushed" (10)) and an elegant neonate-sized tank-respirator for intermittent negative pressure ventilation (13,14) (Figure 3).
Here the authors indicated that at AIDD, "Generally effort has been aimed at producing equipment and techniques that are not available commercially".
1935-1940 Staff member, New Zealand Railways Communications Branch 1940-1945 Officer-in-Charge, Radio Development 1945-1955 Laboratory, Department of Scientific and Industrial Affairs 1955-1961 Senior Electrical Engineer, Auckland Industrial Development Division (Laboratory), DSIR 1961-1964 Assistant Director, AIDD, DSIR 1964-1971 Senior Liaison Officer, New Zealand High Commission, London 1971-1976 Assistant Director, AIDD, DSIR Director, AIDD, DSIR.
AIDD awarded FY2016 National Training Initiative funding totaling over $1 Million to 22 UCEDDs.
This is the second year AIDD is funding these fellowships, meet the most recent class of fellows.
It is an honor to be the architects of record at the Wolf Building," said David Kirschenbaum, a vice president and cofounding principal of Design AIDD.
Design AIDD, began working on the 12-story landmark building in 2008, beginning with a series of renovations that included several office expansions, a penthouse medical facility and new wiring.
Self Advocates Becoming Empowered (SABE) will lead the effort as part of a $2 million, five-year cooperative agreement funded by ACL under the Administration on Disabilities as an AIDD Project of National Significance.
To this purpose, AIDD has awarded grants to University Centers for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities, Education, Research and Service (UCEDD) for:
The opportunity to develop energy-efficient renovation programs in new law tenement buildings is an important sign of the times," said Andrea Harris, RA, AIA, LEED-AP, a Design AIDD
The Design AIDD team has amalgamated a traditional brownstone shell with a modern-day glass facade to encompass more than 3,700 s/f of available space.
Design AIDD leveraged current zoning laws to maximize the six-foot expanse between the existing brownstone facade and the property line.