The Yale Center for Dyslexia and Creativity
Policy: Press & Events

Drs. Sally and Bennett Shaywitz were invited to The White House Symposium on Advancing Global Literacy on September 22, 2008. The following photos were taken at the event.


Panel discussion moderated by Louise Oliver, U.S. Ambassador to UNESCO
Dr. Sally Shaywitz discussing global issues affecting dyslexia with Her Royal Highness Princess Laurentien of the Netherlands.
First Lady Laura Bush and Dr. Sally Shaywitz discussing dyslexia.
Dr. Bennett Shaywitz (right center) discussing dyslexia with global partners.
Dr. Sally Shaywitz and Nancy Brinker, Chief of Protocol, State Department, and
Founder of the Susan Komen Race for the Cure, share perspectives on dyslexia.



To learn more about the symposium, click here.





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