Clinical Trials in Autism Spectrum Disorders and Fragile X Syndrome
The Center for Autism and Related Disorders (CARD) at Kennedy Krieger Institute in Baltimore, Maryland
Wednesday, February 1, 2012 from 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM (EST)
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If you have ever considered participation in a clinical trial for your child or young adult diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder or Fragile X syndrome, this lecture will provide information and an opportunity to ask general questions about clinical trials as well as specific questions about the current research trials.
Presenter: Tanjala T. Gipson, M.D. is a child neurologist/neurodevelopmental disabilities specialist with experience in caring for children with autism spectrum disorders. As an extension of her clinical training, she is currently completing a fellowship to focus on the care of individuals with neurogenetic conditions, such as Tuberous Sclerosis Complex and Fragile X syndrome under the leadership of her mentor and principal investigator of the current clinical trials Michael V. Johnston, M.D. She is also completing formal training at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health in the design, conduct, and supervision of clinical trials.
This training is free for parents and professionals!!!
Are you interested in participating in a research study? For information about research opportunities, visit http://www.kennedykrieger.org/research-training/participate-in-research or contact email@example.com.