2018 Autism Awareness and Acceptance Month
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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.
Monday, April 1
Wendy Klag Center journal club, 12:15 to 1 p.m. in Room W4007 in the Bloomberg Building, 615 N. Wolfe St., Baltimore, MD 21205. Presenter will be Deepika Dokuru, BS, BA, MHS student in the Department of Mental Health. The paper will be Hazlett HC et al., "Early brain development in infants at high risk for autism spectrum disorder," Nature. 2017 Feb 15;542(7641):348-351. doi: 10. 1038/nature21369. Faculty discussant to be announced later. Tea and cookies will be served. Add to Outlook calendar
Tuesday, April 2
Annual Autism Awareness & Acceptance Photo, Noon in the Wolfe Street Gallery, in front of the Wall of Wonder. Everyone welcome! It is our custom to wear blue for the photo. Add to Outlook calendar
Monday, April 8
Autism Researchers Connect. The Kennedy Krieger Institute will host a new symposium, called Autism Researchers Connect, on Monday, April 8, to bring together mid-Atlantic region researchers and postdoctoral fellows. A social event will be held the night before, on April 7. The keynote address will be presented by Dr. James McPartland, followed by a morning panel of Drs. Stewart Mostofsky, Robert Schultz and Dani Fallin. A panel of Drs. Lauren Kenworthy, Giacomo Vivanti and Jana Iverson will convene in the afternoon. Registration for all faculty is $75. There is no fee for postdoctoral fellows or residents, but they also must register. The event will be held at 1741 Ashland Ave., Baltimore, MD 21205. Information and registration are available at this link.
Monday, May 6
Wendy Klag Center journal club, 12:15 to 1 p.m. in Room W4007 in the Bloomberg Building, 615 N. Wolfe St., Baltimore, MD 21205. Presenter and paper to be announced later. Tea and cookies will be served. Add to Outlook calendar