on June 11th, 2015 Dr. Schwartz will be a featured speaker at the United Nations (UN) in New York. In a symposium titled “Creative Technologies for Persons with Disabilities: The Future is Now” organized by the International Council for Caring Communities (ICCC). Dr. Schwartz will give a presentation titled “The Role of Medical Thermal Imaging in Non-Communicable Disease”. Dr. Schwartz is the President of the American Academy of Thermology (AAT) and has been instrumental in the writing of the AAT Guidelines for Neuromusculoskeletal Thermal Imaging, Guidelines for Breast Thermal Imaging, Guidelines For Veterinary Medicine Thermal Imaging, and Guidelines for Oral-Systemic Thermal Imaging. Dr. Schwartz’s lecture is part of the Conference of States Parties and the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities which is being held this June at the UN. The ICCC is a not-for-profit organization that has Special Consultative Status with the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) of the United Nations.