Skip Menu

Return to Skip Menu

Main Content

Upcoming Events

  • VT Autism Conference 2018

    Friday, March 23, 2018 (All day)

    Please join us for the next VT Autism Conference sponsored by the VT Center for Autism Research and the Autism Clinic, to be held March 23, 2018 at the Hyatt Place in Blacksburg. The conference theme is devoted to empowering rural communities in access to autism care. In addition to research from our VTCAR affiliates, we also will feature a keynote address from Diana Robins Ph.D. (Drexel University), who is a recent recipient of an NIMH Autism Center of Excellence Network grant. Dr. Robins will present her research on early identification of autism in toddlers.

  • Colloquium - Dr. Larry Scahill: Title Forthcoming - Location: TBD

    Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 03:30

    Dr. Scahill is a professor of pediatrics at the Center for Translational Social Neuroscience at Emory University. Dr. Scahill completed his PhD in Epidemiology h at Yale University (1997) and his master's in Child Psychiatric Nursing at Yale in 1989. He is currently the Director of Clinical Trials at the Marcus Autism Center. Prior to joining the faculty at Emory in 2012, Dr. Scahill held similar positions at Yale University. Scahill's primary interest is treatment research in autism and Tourette syndrome.