Date: April 21, 2012
Time: 9:00AM to 11:00AM
Location: Room 241 Vanderbilt Kennedy Center, One Magnolia Circle
Panelists: Carissa Cascio, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Psychiatry; Julie Lounds Taylor, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and Special Education; Jeremy Veenstra-VanderWeele, M.D., Assistant Professor of Psychiatry; Zachary Warren, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and Psychiatry and TRIAD Director; Paul Yoder, Ph.D., Professor of Special Education
Autism spectrum disorders (ASD) is one focal point of work at the Vanderbilt Kennedy Center, most especially of TRIAD (Treatment and Research Institute for Autism Spectrum Disorders). Family members and friends, researchers, clinicians, students, community professionals, and disability advocates are invited. Each panelist will discuss important, recent research findings in the areas of intervention, neuroimaging, and genetics, as well as adolescent and adult outcomes. Ample time will be allotted to questions and discussion.
Sponsored by the Vanderbilt Kennedy Center for Research on Human Development and the Treatment and Research Institute for Autism Spectrum Disorders.