MEDIA ADVISORY: Cassidy To Chair Senate Education Hearing on Dyslexia

WASHINGTON — U.S. Senator Bill Cassidy, M.D. will chair a Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions (HELP) committee hearing titled “Understanding Dyslexia: The Intersection of Scientific Research & Education.” The goal of the hearing is to gain a better understanding of what Americans need to know about dyslexia and to raise awareness in Congress about the parents and children affected by this disorder.


Details are below. Additional information will be released next week.




U.S. Senate HELP Committee Hearing: “Understanding Dyslexia: The Intersection of Scientific Research & Education”


Tuesday, May 10, 2016

10 A.M. (ET)




430 Dirksen Senate Office Building

Washington, DC

*Watch the hearing live here.




Please direct questions to Jillian_Rogers@Cassidy.Senate.Gov