Events

We strive to host inclusive, accessible events that enable all individuals to engage fully. To request accommodations or for inquiries about accessibility, please contact Dr. Ann-Marie Orlando at (352) 265-2239 or aorlando@ufl.edu.

Media requests must be coordinated through the UF Health Communications team.

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Annual Conferences and Fundraisers

CARD Hosted

CARD Statewide Conference

The purpose of the annual conference is to provide information on state-of-the-art practices in areas that promote best practices in education, early intervention, and quality community based life-styles for individuals with autism, deaf-blindness, and related disabilities.

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Stomp the Swamp for Autism Fundraiser

This fun fitness event is held at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium. Participants can run or walk “stadiums” or run/walk the inner loop of the stadium. Prizes are offered to the participants in each category with the best time.

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Celebrating Autism in the Arts

Join us to celebrate the unique artistic and performance talents of individuals on the autism spectrum.  Participants will see unique artwork, meet the artists, and watch live performances at this FREE event.  Enjoy an evening with painters, photographers, crafters, singers, actors, musicians, comedians, and much more.

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Autism and UF

This 2-day conference consists of a series of sessions on a variety of topics related to current research and intervention in autism spectrum disorder. Many sessions will be presented by UF faculty and staff working in the field of autism spectrum disorder.

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