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Autism and the Brain - EVENT FULL

Autism and the Brain - EVENT FULL



4805 NE Glisan St. Portland, OR 97213

NOTE: EVENT FULL!

 

A collaborative presentation between the Autism Society of Oregon and the University of Washington Autism Center 

 

Saturday, April 21st, 2012 

Amphitheater at Providence Cancer Center 

4805 NE Glisan St.  Portland, OR 97213 


Schedule:  

1:00 –3:15 PM: Presentation 

3:30 –5:00 PM: Q&A Panel 

Suggested donation: $8 


Presenters:  

Joel Nigg, Ph.D.  

Annette Mercer Estes, Ph.D. 

Michael Murias, Ph.D. 

John P. Welsh, Ph.D. 

Wendy Stone, Ph.D. 

 

A group of scientists involved in cutting edge Autism research will present on the neuroscience of Autism.

Topics include: 

Brain development and function in Autistic children 

Genetics 

Behavior 

Early identification 

Current and future Autism research 

General issues relating to the study and understanding of Autism 

 

The presentation will be followed by a panel discussion and question and answer session with the speakers.  

http://www.oregonautism.com/ 

http://depts.washington.edu/uwautism 

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