Thursday, April 12th, 2018
9:00am to 4:00pm
Yale School of Medicine
Child Study Center
Cohen Auditorium
230 South Frontage Road  
New Haven, CT 06519
Please join us for this full day symposium presented by
Toddler Developmental Disabilities Clinic
This is a CME granting event.  Certificates of completion will be provided for all participants.


This CME conference will provide a comprehensive review of state of-the-art findings on early markers and predictors for Autism Spectrum Disorders, screening and diagnosis and evidence-based approaches to treatment and medical management.
Yale School of Medicine Speakers include:
Martina Brueckner, MD - Professor of Pediatrics and Cardiology
Katarzyna Chawarska, PhD - Professor in the Child Study Center, Director, Yale Toddler Developmental Disabilities Clinic and Yale Early Social Cognition Lab
Megan Lyons, LCSW, CCC (SLP) - Assistant Clinical Professor of Social Work, Speech and Language Pathologist
Laura Ment, MD - Professor of Pediatrics and Neurology
Dustin Scheinost, PhD - Assistant Professor Bioimaging Sciences, Magnetic Resonance Research Center
Fred Volkmar, MD - Irving B. Harris Professor in the Child Study Center and Professor of Psychology

Special Guest Speakers:
Cheryl Henson - President,  The Jim Henson Foundation

Lindsey "Z". Briggs - Foundation Manager, Professional Puppeteer, The Jim Henson  Foundation