Advances in Autism Research and Treatment
A CME Accredited Symposium
This symposium celebrates the opening of the new Geisinger-Bucknell Autism and Developmental Medicine Center in Lewisburg, PA.
April 24, 2013, 2 – 5 p.m.
Parking/transport from Bucknell parking lot (see parking information and map below)
Wendy Chung, MD, PhD
Columbia University & Simons Foundation
“A Genetic First Approach to the Study of Autism”
Robert Schultz, PhD
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
“Understanding and Measuring the Social Dimension In Autism Spectrum Disorder”
Brenda Finucane, MS, CGC
Autism and Developmental Medicine Institute, Geisinger Clinic
“From Single Syndromes to Shared Pathways: The Evolution of Behavioral Research in Genetic Neurodevelopmental Disorders”
Call or click to register for this symposium.
Note: It is necessary to pre-register even if you do not plan to apply for CMEs or CEUs. For non-Geisinger employees, put in 0000 for the Mail Code and choose “Bill Me”- the symposium is free, the fee is waived.
Schedule for the day
|1 – 1:30 pm||Parking/transport from Bucknell parking lot (see parking information and map below)|
|1:30 – 2 pm||Registration, Refreshments|
|2 – 2:15 pm||Welcome, Introductions|
|2:15 – 3 pm||Wendy Chung, MD, PhD, “A Genetic First Approach to the Study of Autism”|
|3 – 3:45 pm||Robert Schultz, PhD, “Understanding and Measuring the Social Dimension in Autism Spectrum Disorder”|
|3:45 – 4 pm||Break|
|4 – 4:45 pm||Brenda Finucane, MS, CGC, “From Single Syndromes to Shared Pathways: The Evolution of Behavioral Research in Genetic Neurodevelopmental Disorders”|
|4:45 – 5 pm||Wrap up|
|5 – 5:45 pm||Reception, shuttle buses return to Bucknell parking lot|
CMEs/CEUs available from
- Pennsylvania Medical Society
- National Board for Certified Counselors
- American Occupational Therapy Association
- Pennsylvania State Nurses Association
- American Psychological Association
- Accreditation Council for Pharmaceutical Education