2017 Autism Awareness and Acceptance Month
Calendar of Events
Kennedy Krieger's Center for Autism and Related Disorders hosts a number of free family education talks, such as "Creating a Language-Rich Home for Toddlers and Preschoolers with ASD" and "Taming Tantrums and Meltdowns." Find out more and register.
Thursday, June 1
4-5 p.m. Leo Kanner Lecture, featuring John N. Constantino, MD, presenting "Deconstructing Autism: Tracing the Impact of Inherited Risk from Quantitative Traits to Developmental Endophenotypes." The lecture will be held in the Johns Hopkins Hospital's Hurd Hall. Constantino is the Blanche F. Ittleson Professor of Psychiatry and Pediatrics, the director of the William Greenleaf Eliot Division of Child Psychiatry, and co-director of the Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Research Center at the Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis. Follow this link to learn more about the lecture.
Wednesday, June 7
2-4 p.m. Luther "Luke" Kalb will defend his thesis, "Mental Health Crises in Youth with ASD" in Room 845 of Hampton House, 624 N. Broadway. Add to Outlook calendar