Disability Management Services (DMS)

UC Davis is committed to growing and supporting a diverse workforce. In consultation with managers and supervisors we seek to provide reasonable accommodations, for any staff, faculty, academic, or student employee with disability-related limitations or restrictions. 

Disability Management Services (DMS) helps the employee and their supervisor explore possible reasonable accommodations using the interactive process. This is in compliance with UC Policy, Collective Bargaining Agreements, The Academic Personnel Manual, The Federal Americans with Disabilities Act, and the California Fair Employment and Housing Act.

We assist with both temporary and permanent accommodations. For information regarding temporary accommodations, including how to request one, please see our Transitional Return to Work page.

For general inquiries please reach out to us at dmshelp@ucdavis.edu.

To start a request for reasonable accommodation please email reasonableaccommodationrequest@ucdavis.edu

If you're a student with accommodation needs or questions please visit the Student Disability Center website at https://sdc.ucdavis.edu/.

If you’re a UC Davis Health patient that needs assistance with filing for state disability please contact the Disability Coordinators Office at 916-734-1150. If you’re a UC Davis Health patient that has an accommodation request please visit the Patient Relations webpage at https://health.ucdavis.edu/patient_relations/.

For applicants requesting accommodations please contact Talent Acquisition at https://hr.ucdavis.edu/departments/recruitment.

Contact Us


UC Davis 
Main Phone: 530-752-6019
Main Fax: 530-754-5509

UC Davis Health
Main Phone: 916-734-3553
Main Fax: 530-754-5509

Our Team

Elizabeth Hammond Delo, JD, CPDM, CLMS 
Director, Disability Management Services
Office 530-752-6008 / Cell 530-564-2361

Ashley Beal, CLMS
Administrative Analyst, Disability Management Services
530-752-6019 / 916-734-3553

UC Davis Campus

Staff Assistance

Stanley Scioscia, C.R.C.C., CDMS, CPDM
Disability Management Coordinator

Staff Assistance

Melissa Wells, M.A., C.R.C., NIC, CVE
Disability Management Coordinator
530-752- 1026

Academic Appointees Assistance

Roslyn Lopez, M.S., C.R.C.
Disability Management Coordinator

UC Davis Health

Yakira Alston, M.S., C.R.C.
Supervisor, Disability Management Services

Andreea Folsom, M.S., C.R.C.
Disability Management Coordinator

Roslyn Lopez M.S., C.R.C.
Disability Management Coordinator

Jill Evans-Grinbergs, CDMS
Disability Management Coordinator
Vanessa Asbury, MS
Disability Management Coordinator

Evelyn McCleer-Goodman, CLMS
Leaves Consultant

Karen Lee, SHRM-CP, M.H.A.
Transitional Return To Work Specialist

Service or Support Animal Requests

In the employment setting, regulations under Title I of the Americans With Disability Act (ADA) and the California Fair Employment and Housing Act (FEHA) are followed for these requests.  A  request for a service or support animal is handled  the same as any request for a reasonable accommodation. An employee should notify their supervisor /manager that they are requesting an accommodation.  Medical documentation is to be provided. It does not need to include the diagnosis or confidential medical information.   The regulations under FEHA and ADA allow an employer to request a letter from the healthcare provider stating that the employee has a disability and why a service or support animal is necessary as an accommodation to allow the employee to perform the essential functions of their job. 

The Disability Management Unit is to be contacted upon receipt of a request for a service or support animal.

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