Autism: Emerging Concepts
As part of the Simons Foundation Lectures, the Autism: Emerging Concepts lecture series brings together scientists and scholars to discuss diverse and important topics in autism research.
The events take place in the Gerald D. Fischbach Auditorium at the Simons Foundation headquarters (160 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY), and are open to the scientific community. A reception with the speakers follows each event.
28 May 2014, 4:30-6:00 p.m. Eastern; reception follows
Watch previous lectures:
10 March 2014Comments ( 0 )
Watch: Matthew State discusses genetic discoveries in autism research and the challenges that lie ahead, as part of the Autism: Emerging Concepts lecture series.
16 October 2013Comments ( 1 )
Watch: Amanda Woodward discusses the nature and origins of children’s social understanding, as part of the Autism: Emerging Concepts lecture series.
13 September 2013Comments ( 0 )
Watch: Catherine Lord and Steven Hyman present conceptual frameworks for autism and suggest avenues to advance the field, as part of the Autism: Emerging Concepts lecture series.
8 August 2013Comments ( 0 )
Watch: Betty Diamond discusses immune-system-mediated alterations in brain development, as part of the Autism: Emerging Concepts lecture series.