ICare4Autism International Autism Conference
at Albert Einstein College of Medicine
in conjunction with Montefiore Medical Center
‘Autism: Cutting Edge Research and Promising Treatment
and Educational Approaches’
The conference will be in 2 tracks:
Bio-Medical Research and Practice
Education-Behavioral Research and Practice
List of speakers
Joshua Weinstein, Ph.D., MBA
Founder & CEO of ICare4Autism, Shema Kolainu – Hear Our Voices, School and Center for Children with Autism and TISHMA, ABA Center for Children with Autism, USA and Israel
ICare4Autism Global Autism Initiatives
Eric Hollander, M.D.
Director of the Autism Spectrum Program at Albert Einstein College of Medicine/Montefiore Medical Center and Chairman of the ICare4Autism Advisory Council
Inflammation, Temperature and Personalized Therapeutics of ASD
Aleksandra Djukic, M.D.,PhD.
Director, Tri-State Rett Syndrome Center, Associate Professor of Neurology and Pediatrics, Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Communication Deficits in Rett’s Syndrome
Martha Herbert, M.D., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Neurology at Harvard Medical School, Pediatric Neurologist at the Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, Director of the TRANSCEND Research Program (Treatment Research and Neuroscience Evaluation of Neurodevelopmental Disorders)
Taking a Fresh Look at Autism
Stephen Shore, Ed.D.
Assistant Professor, Dept. of Special Education, Adelphi University, member of the ICARE4Autism Advisory Council
Special Ways and Techniques (SWAT) for Achieving Meaningful Inclusion
Alisa G Woods, Ph.D., M.S.
Director, Autism Research Program, Laboratory for Biochemistry and Proteomics, Clarkson University
Potentially Interactive Oxidative Stress and Cholesterol Dysregulation Protein Markers are Elevated in Autism Spectrum Disorder
More speakers to be added soon!
The conference will have leading experts from biomedical, educational/behavioral and autism policy fields speaking on the latest advances in autism research, education and policies.
It will be a gathering place for leading international autism researchers to work in collaboration, and converse about the latest autism education, research, treatments and best practices. It will be sponsored by Albert Einstein College of Medicine and co-sponsored by Shema Kolainu-Hear Our Voices and Montefiore Medical Center.
Speakers will present either on new research findings that they are most passionate about or best practices that work effectively for people with ASD and their families.
The program will include an international roster of acclaimed speakers on cutting edge research and clinical topics. Representing ICare4Autism will be Dr. Joshua Weinstein, the Founder & CEO of ICare4Autism, Dr. Eric Hollander, Director of the Autism and Obsessive Compulsive Spectrum Program at Albert Einstein College of Medicine/Montefiore Medical Center and Chair of the ICare4Autism Advisory Council, and Stephen Shore, Ed. D., Assistant Professor, Dept. of Special Education, Adelphi University, and member of the ICare4Autism Advisory Council
What are the Benefits of Attending?
- Listen to leading experts presenting the latest international research and developments in the field of Autism.
- Learn practical approaches to supporting people with ASD.
- Network with professional colleagues from around the world.
- Get fresh information to help inspire families affected by an Autism Spectrum Disorder.
Who will attend?
- Education and teaching professionals
- Psychologists, speech pathologists, occupational therapists and other allied occupations
- Academics and students
- Health Professionals, including pediatricians, psychiatrists, neurologists, geneticists, etc.
- Chief Executive Officers, directors and senior managers who provide services to children and adults with Autism.
- Families and care-givers of people with Autism.