Join us for the Autism Science Foundation's 8th Annual Day of Learning. The TED-style conference begins at 11:00 a.m. EDT and includes the talks listed below.
A Q&A session will follow each presentation. By attending the live program, participants will have an opportunity to get their questions answered by the speaker faculty.
11:00 a.m. Welcome Remarks
11:15 a.m. Dr. Pam Feliciano, Simons Foundation: The Impact of COVID-19 on Autism Families
11:40 a.m. Dr. Lonnie Zwaigenbaum, University of Alberta, Canada: Rethinking ASD Assessment in the Pandemic and Beyond
12:10 p.m. Dr. Brian Boyd, University of Kansas: Improving Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in Autism Research
12:35 p.m. Lunch Break
1:05 p.m. Caryn Schwartzman Awards presentation
1:20 p.m. Annual Jake Rimland Memorial Talk: Dr. Sarah Spence, Boston Children's Hospital: What You Need to Know About Autism and Sudden Unexplained Death in Epilepsy
1:50 p.m. Dr. Shafali Jeste, University of California, Los Angeles: Finding the Right Help for Individuals with Autism
2:20 p.m. Dr. Orrin Devinsky, New York University: The Latest on Cannabidiol Research in ASD
3:00pm Program Concludes