Over 500 Attend ICare4Autism’s July 6th Conference at Einstein

The ICare4Autism Autism Conference 2011 was a major success with over 500 people in attendance. Videos of the presentations will be available for viewing shortly. Stay tuned! This conference was following the overwhelming success of our last conference in July, 2010 in Jerusalem.  We  joined forces with Albert Einstein College of Medicine to host this years International Autism Conference in New York City. The conference was titled “Autism: A Global Perspective. Finding the Causes and treatments for ASD. What Does Medical and Educational Research Tell Us?”

It was a gathering place for leading international autism researchers to work in collaboration, and converse about the latest autism education, research, treatments and best practices.

Front Row: John Foxe, Ph.D., Research Director of the Children’s Evaluation and Rehabilitation Center (CERC), Joshua Weinstein, Ph.D., M.B.A., ICare4Autism Founder & CEO, Eric Hollander, M.D., Clinical Professor of Psychiatry and Director of OCD and Autism Spectrum Program, Montefiore Medical Center and Einstein and Chairman of the Advisory Committee for ICare4Autism, Shlomo Shinnar, M.D., Ph.D., Director of the Comprehensive Epilepsy Management Center at Montefiore Medical Center and Einstein, Dominick P. Purpura, M.D., Dean Emeritus, Professor of Neuroscience, Einstein, Robert W. Marion, M.D., Director of the Children’s Evaluation and Rehabilitation Center (CERC) Top Row: Brett S. Abrahams, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Genetics & Neuroscience at Einstein, Arthur L. Beaudet, M.D., Henry and Emma Meyer Professor and Chair Department of Molecular and Human Genetics at Baylor College of Medicine, Houston

Joshua Weinstein, Ph.D., M.B.A., ICare4Autism Founder & CEO, Eric Hollander, M.D., Clinical Professor of Psychiatry and Director of OCD and Autism Spectrum Program, Montefiore Medical Center and Einstein and Chairman of the Advisory Committee for ICare4Autism, Rebecca J. Landa, Ph.D., CCC-SLP, Founding Director of Kennedy Krieger's Center for Autism and Related Disorders, Mark Lever, Chief Executive, The National Autistic Society (NAS), UK, Hugh Morgan, MMedSc OBE FRSA, CEO Autism Wales & Expert Advisor for ASD to the Welsh Assembly Government

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One Comment

  1. Michele Perlman
    Posted April 6, 2011 at 10:48 pm | Permalink

    I’d like more information on the conference on July 2011 please!Also very interested in the Global center in Israel. I am a teacher of students with Autism and have been for 28 years. I would love to get more involved and know what can be done to help.
    Thanks