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Drexel University College of Nursing and Health Professions, and AJ Drexel Autism Institute Present -
Creating Integrated Healthcare Services for People with Autism Spectrum Disorder

November 8, 2014 • 8 am – 5 pm

Drexel University, Behrakis Grand Hall

Creese Student Center, 32nd and Chestnut Streets, Philadelphia, PA

Sponsors: NIH Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), Drexel University College of Nursing and Health Professions, AJ Drexel Autism Institute, Drexel University Online (DeL)

WHO SHOULD ATTEND:

Healthcare professionals and students in nursing, medicine, dentistry, physical and occupational therapies, health counseling, health education, and other health-related professionals.

SESSIONS:

Session 1 Theme: What is the Scope/Breadth of the Problem: Integrating Care for People with ASD?
Session 2 Theme: What are the Barriers to Effective, Safe, Coordinated, Patient-Centered, and Timely Care?
Session 3 Theme: Data Needs: How Can We Assess and Monitor Patient Outcomes?
Session 4 Theme: How Should We Influence Policy-Making, Prioritize Lines of Inquiry, and Form Teams? Organizing and Maximizing Integrated Care: Current Update and Future Directions

Download Conference Program here

Download Conference Brochure here

Download printable Registration Form here

SPEAKERS:

Keynote Speaker - Catherine Rice, PhD

See speaker bios here

James Connell, PhD, NCSP, BCBA-D
Marcia R. Gardner, PhD, RN, CPNP, CPN
Jennifer Harrison-Elder, PhD, RN
David S. Mandell, ScD

Romy Nocera, PhD
Beth Pfeiffer, PhD, OTR/L, BCP
Judith Miller, PhD
Craig Newschaffer,PhD
Jennifer Pinto-Martin, PhD, MPH
Lindsay Shea, DrPH
Margaret C. Souders, PhD, CRNP
Renee Turchi, MD MPH, FAAP
Carl V. Tyler, MD, MSc

REGISTRATION FEE:

General Registration: $95.00
Drexel Alumni and Faculty: $75.00
Students: $50.00 (Registration must include Student ID)

Registration includes: Conference handouts, luncheon, and refreshment breaks. Continuing education credits (7.5 CEUs) and certificates will be available at an additional charge of $35 from the Pennsylvania State Nurses Association; International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET); and American Psychological Association.

LOCATION:

Drexel University City Campus, Creese Student Center, 32nd and Chestnut Streets, Philadelphia, PA 19104

DIRECTIONS:

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DISCOUNTED HOTEL RATES:

Drexel University has discounted rates with hotels in Philadelphia. Please take a look at the Drexel University Procurement web page.

For more information and to be added added to the conference Mailing List contact: healthcare.ASD@drexel.edu, 215-762-7086