Vanderbilt Kennedy Center

Event Details

Autism Community Forum 2012

Date: April 21, 2012

Time: 9:00AM to 11:00AM

Location: Room 241 Vanderbilt Kennedy Center, One Magnolia Circle

Registration Closed

Description

What’s on the Forefront of Autism Research?

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.

Please register.

Sponsored by the Vanderbilt Kennedy Center for Research on Human Development and the Treatment and Research Institute for Autism Spectrum Disorders.