Autism Science Foundation
Join us at the Yale Club of New York as we celebrate the Autism Science Foundation's fifth anniversary with an Afternoon of Learning.
The afternoon begins at 12 noon with a festive luncheon, followed by the autism community’s first TED-style conference, including the following talks:
Dr. Tom Insel: From four kingdoms to one community for autism
Dr. David Amaral: Why it takes brains to solve autism
Dr. Joseph Buxbaum: Why are fewer females than males diagnosed with autism?
Dr. Ami Klin: Do we finally have an autism diagnostic biomarker?
Dr. David Mandell: Why autism interventions fail in school
Paul Morris: Growing up with autism
Dr. Paul Offit: Is alternative medicine really an alternative?
Dr. Cathy Rice: Who has autism? From Person to Population
Scholarships are available for undergraduate and graduate students. Send requests to Meredith Gilmer at firstname.lastname@example.org *Please note, all available scholarships have been awarded as of March 12, 2014.
Kosher meal available.
Support for the ASF Day of Learning is provided by: The Hilibrand Foundation, UJA-Federation of New York, & The FAR Fund
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Autism Science Foundation - 2nd Annual Day of Learning
The Autism Science Foundation provides funding directly to scientists conducting cutting-edge autism research to discover the causes of autism and develop better treatments. We also provide information about autism to the general public and support the needs of individuals with autism and their families.