Network Events

 

Below are events held or sponsored by members of the AUCD Network. If you have an event you would like considered for this page, please contact AUCD.
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Upcoming Network Events

Think College Webinar Series

Think College Webinar Series  Copy to Calendar

Monday, November 24, 2014 - Thursday, May 21, 2015
3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Location: Webinar

Check out the upcoming webinars from Think College! The cost for each one hour webinar is $45.00, and all registrants has access to the live webinar as well as a recording to listen to later! REGISTER early, space is limited.

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HANDS in Autism Model in Practice: 3-Day Early Childhood Programming Workshop

HANDS in Autism Model in Practice: 3-Day Early Childhood Programming Workshop  Copy to Calendar

Tuesday, February 24, 2015 - Thursday, February 26, 2015
Location: Indianapolis, IN

Join the HANDS in Autism' Team for an intensive training that focuses on providing hands-on experience and coaching in a simulated classroom/work environment. Individuals on the spectrum participate, facilitating a rich learning environment for all.

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AIR-P/ATN AARC Webinar Series: Topic - RFA6 UPDATES

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Thursday, February 26, 2015
3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m ET
Location: Webinar

February's AARC Webinar will feature three Network researchers currently conducting secondary data analyses utilizing existing AS ATN Registry data as part of AIR-P Network RFA ATN-AIR-14-06 activities. Each individual will present an update on their research activities including proposed analyses and early findings."Effectiveness of Early Intensive Behavioral Intervention Services for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders" by Nalin Payakachat, PhD, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences ; "Communication Deficits and the Motor System in ASD: Dissecting Patters on Association and Dissociation Between Them" by Maria Mody, PhD, MGHfC Lurie Center for Autism ; "Relationship Between Subtypes of Restricted and Repetitive Behaviors and Sleep Disturbance in Autism Spectrum Disorder" by Rachel Hundley, PhD, Vanderbilt University Medical Center CME credit is available.

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African American Symposium on Disabilities  Copy to Calendar

Friday, February 27, 2015
Location: Phoenix, AZ

The Annual African American Symposium on Disabilities is a one-day conference providing culturally relevant information and resources to self-advocates, families and professionals. What started as an Arizona DD Network and Independent Living Center collaboration has since grown to include individuals, local organizations, and state agencies related to disability and from the greater community.

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Facing the Future 23  l  Employment: The Possible Dream

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Friday, March 20, 2015
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m
Location: New Brunswick, NJ

A conference for professionals highlighting best practices in supporting people with disabilities in career planning, customized employment, and transition from school to work Co-sponsored by The Boggs Center on Developmental Disabilities and NJ APSE.

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AIR-P/ATN AARC Webinar Series: Topic Transition

AIR-P/ATN AARC Webinar Series: Topic Transition  Copy to Calendar

Monday, March 23, 2015
3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m ET
Location: Webinar

March's AARC Webinar will feature Julie Lounds Taylor, PhD, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and Special Education at Vanderbilt University and Vanderbilt Kennedy Center Investigator, discussing transition. CME credit is available for all AARC Webinars.

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The Spectrum of Developmental DisabilitiesXXXVII: The Intersection of Chronic Disease and Neurodevelopmental Disabilities

The Spectrum of Developmental DisabilitiesXXXVII: The Intersection of Chronic Disease and Neurodevelopmental Disabilities  Copy to Calendar

Monday, March 23, 2015 - Wednesday, March 25, 2015
Location: Baltimore, MD

A century of medical advances and public health improvements have dramatically altered the epidemiology of child health. Mortality rates for many pediatric conditions such as acute infectious diseases, prematurity, congenital heart disease, and cystic fibrosis have significantly declined. At the same time, the number of children with developmental, behavioral, and mental health conditions has increased. Chronic medical disease in children is often associated with neurodevelopmental disorders but the developmental aspects are overshadowed by the chronic disease diagnosis. There is a dearth of research about the co-occurrence of chronic disease and developmental disabilities. Despite this lack of evidence, questions about the etiology, mechanism and management

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USD Center for Disabilities 2015 Spring Symposium

USD Center for Disabilities 2015 Spring Symposium  Copy to Calendar

Monday, March 30, 2015 - Wednesday, April 1, 2015
Location: Chamberlain, SD

The purpose of the Spring Symposium is to bring a myriad of Center interactive activities, trainings, and workshops to one location, all at one three-day event. The keynote speaker this year is Andy Imparato, Association of University Centers on Disabilities executive director, which is the membership organization supporting the nation's 67 University Centers for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities, one of which is the USD Center for Disabilities.

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Capacity Building Institute

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Thursday, April 16, 2015 - Friday, April 17, 2015
Location: Atlanta, GA

The event is designed for faculty and staff from colleges and universities throughout the Southeast region who are offering or considering inclusive postsecondary education options, as well as students, peer mentors, and other interested professionals. Hosted by the Southeast Postsecondary Education Alliance.

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Next Chapter Book Club & Beyond: A conference on literacy for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities

Next Chapter Book Club & Beyond: A conference on literacy for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities  Copy to Calendar

Friday, April 17, 2015 - Saturday, April 18, 2015
Location: Chicago, IL

Registration for the second international Next Chapter Book Club and Beyond conference is open!

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Pacific Rim International Conference on Disability and Diversity

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Monday, May 18, 2015 - Tuesday, May 19, 2015
Location: Honolulu, HI:

The Pacific Rim International Conference, considered one of the most 'diverse' gatherings in the world, encourages and respects voices from diverse perspective across numerous areas.

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National Center for Cultural Competence Leadership Academy - Application Process is Open

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Monday, June 22, 2015 - Thursday, June 25, 2015
Location: Santa Fe, NM

The Georgetown University National Center for Cultural Competence is excited to offer the first in a series of five Leadership Academies that will be conducted on June 22-25, 2015 in Santa Fe, NM. The Leadership Academy is a collaborative, multi-faceted initiative with a goal to increase the number and capacity of leaders to advance and sustain cultural and linguistic competence and respond to the growing cultural diversity among people with intellectual and developmental disabilities in the US, its territories, and tribal communities.

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BIS 6th International Conference on Disabilities: Unity and Diversity in Action (USC CA UCEDD/LEND)

BIS 6th International Conference on Disabilities: Unity and Diversity in Action (USC CA UCEDD/LEND)  Copy to Calendar

Monday, July 6, 2015 - Thursday, July 9, 2015
Location: Tel Aviv, Israel

The conference will take place at a time when we are witnessing a positive shift into the language of human rights, strengthened by the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD), which enhances the concept of equal opportunities for all. The conference will enable us to discuss and share different models of implementation and enterprises for turning these declarations into possible actions.For the first time, the USC UCEDD/LEND at Children's Hospital Los Angeles will be a partner in organizing and sponsoring the conference.

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2015 Southwest Conference on Disability

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Tuesday, October 6, 2015 - Friday, October 9, 2015
Location: Albuquerque, NM

You are invited to join the great Southwest this fall - submit a proposal for the 2015 Southwest Disability Conference, to be held October 6-9, 2015 during the forty-fourth International Balloon Fiesta.

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Newly Posted Network Events

African American Symposium on Disabilities  Copy to Calendar
Friday, February 27, 2015

Capacity Building Institute  Copy to Calendar
Thursday, April 16, 2015 - Friday, April 17, 2015

National Center for Cultural Competence Leadership Academy - Application Process is Open  Copy to Calendar
Monday, June 22, 2015 - Thursday, June 25, 2015

2015 Southwest Conference on Disability  Copy to Calendar
Tuesday, October 6, 2015 - Friday, October 9, 2015

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