About Conference (2014)
STRATEGIC INITIATIVES, Autism Research Institute (USA), AUTISM
CHALLENGES CENTER, PROFESSIONAL COMMUNITY OF PRACTICE «PREVENTIVE
Moscow Institute of Psychoanalysis, Medical Research
The 2nd International Research and Practice Conference in
Moscow dedicated to the wide range of problems of autism takes place from 10th
to 12th of April 2014.
This is the first conference of such scale in Russia, which gathers
world’s key specialists in autism – today’s most challenging "epidemic”.
We will have the honour to attend the lecture
of James Adams, professor at Arizona
State University and co-chair of ARI's Scientific Advisory Committee. Among
other foreign speakers are: dr. David O. Black, Ph.D, licensed psychologist with great clinical
experience, pediatric neuropsychologist, the head of Neuroscience branch in
children’s development at National Institute of Mental Health; Professor Eric
Hollander, M.D., director of the Department of Psychiatry and
Behavioral Sciences, director of the Autism and Obsessive Compulsive Spectrum
Program at Montefiore Medical Center and the Albert Einstein College of
Medicine (Bronx, NY) with a talk on diagnostic innovations and approaches in
psychiatry; Professor Richard Frye, Director of Autism Research at
Arkansas Children's Hospital Research Institute, will address the meeting on
biomedical innovations in the area of treatment of autism. Jill M. Young,
Ph.D., BCBA-D with a lecture about such a form of observational learning
as Video modeling. Her clinical
experience in early-stage integrated diagnostics will shared by Dr. of
Psychology, clinical psychologist, expert in DENVER Model of early-stage
surgery Tali Gev, Bar-Ilan University, Israel.
The Conference is organized together with The
Autism Research Institute (US). ARI’s director, Stephen M. Edelson, Ph.D., is co-chair of the organizing committee,
as well as famous Russian scientist, professor Alexander Poletaev. The agenda of the conference covers the most
urgent areas in world’s research of autism.
The main subjects of the
Epidemiology of autism
Search of potential
biomarkers for the laboratory diagnostics of autism. Presentation of the first
stage of the research project of the Medical Research Centre
The correction and the
therapy of autism, master classes and trainings from the key specialists.
Pathogeny of autism from the
point of view of the Genetics and Epigenetics.
Autism in Behavioral
Autism in Neuroscience
community of autism. Experience exchange.
The conference will take place in the building of
Press-Centre "RIA Novosti”: Zubovsky Boulvard 4, Moscow, Russia.
Representative of the Organizing Committee: Ms.
Phone: +7 (495) 780-72-87; E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org