IACC Full Committee Meeting Agenda
Friday, July 16, 2010
9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Eastern
5151 Pooks Hill Road
Bethesda, Maryland 20814
This meeting will also be available to the public by live videocast.
|10:00||Call to Order and Opening Remarks
Thomas Insel, M.D.
Director, National Institute of Mental Health
|10:10||Review and Approval of April 30, 2010 Minutes|
|10:15||The Costs of Autism in the United States
Michael Ganz, Ph.D.
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Society, Human Development and Health, Harvard School of Public Health
|10:45||Update: Center for Children's Environmental Health and Disease Prevention
Issac Pessah, Ph.D.
Director, Children's Center for Environmental Health and Disease Prevention, UC Davis MIND Institute
|11:30||What Causes Autism? The Case for an Environmental Contribution
Philip Landrigan, M.D., MSc
Professor and Chair of the Department of Preventive Medicine, Mount Sinai Medical Center
|1:30||Neurofunctional, structural and cellular abnormalities in the first years of life in ASD
Eric Courchesne, Ph.D.
Professor, University of California - San Diego
|2:00||Opening Doors: A Discussion of Residential Options for Adults Living with Autism and Related Disorders
Board Member and Co-Founder, SARRC
|2:30||Including Students with Autism Spectrum Disorders: Research and Practice
Carol Quirk, Ed.D.
Director, Maryland Coalition for Inclusive Education
|4:15||Public Comments Discussion Period|
|4:45||Round Robin for IACC Member Updates|
|5:00||Closing Comments and Adjournment|