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Autism & Developmental Medicine Institute

Geisinger’s Autism & Developmental Medicine Institute

autism seminar

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.
Campus Theater
Lewisburg, PA
Parking/transport from Bucknell parking lot (see parking information and map below)

Speakers

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 pmParking/transport from Bucknell parking lot (see parking information and map below)
1:30 – 2 pmRegistration, Refreshments 
2 – 2:15 pmWelcome, Introductions
2:15 – 3 pmWendy Chung, MD, PhD, “A Genetic First Approach to the Study of Autism”
3 – 3:45 pmRobert Schultz, PhD, “Understanding and Measuring the Social Dimension in Autism Spectrum Disorder”
3:45 – 4 pmBreak
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 pmWrap up
5 – 5:45 pmReception, 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

Parking & map information

Click for parking/event directions map (.pdf).