Join us for Broadcast of the 8th Annual UJA-Federation of New York Hilibrand Autism Symposium

Published: April 23rd, 2015

Category: Calendar, Training

Next Tuesday (4/28) we will be broadcasting the Eighth Annual UJA-Federation of New York Hilibrand Autism Symposium at our office in Gainesville.

“Autism Grown Up: Building the Future Together”.

Featured Speakers include:
Ron Suskind, Pulitzer Prize-Winning Journalist/Author, Senior Fellow at the Center for Ethics at Harvard University.
Keynote Address by Laura Grofer Klinger, Ph.D., Executive Director, TEACCH Autism Program
Mark Grein, Executive Director, Specialisterne USA

9:00 – 9:15 a.m.
Welcome and Introductions

9:15 – 10:30 a.m.
Life, Animated: A Story of Sidekicks, Heroes, and Autism

10:45 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
Understanding the Needs of Adults With Autism Spectrum Disorder

1:00 – 2:00 p.m.
Autism in Adults: Health Status, Healthcare Utilization, and Healthcare Provider Knowledge

2:15 – 3:00 p.m.
Enabling Employment for Individuals With Autism Spectrum Disorder

3:00 – 4:15 p.m.
Panel of Young Adults With Autism Spectrum Disorders

4:15 p.m. Closing Remarks

4:30 – 5:30 p.m.
After-Hours Webinar Event With Self-Advocate Amy Gravino

Detail on sessions and presenters available here:
http://www.ujafedny.org/hilibrand-autism-symposium-program