Agenda

Program is based on a minimum of 25% of time allowed for questions and answers.

Friday Nov 10

8:00-8:30 Registration and Breakfast
8:30-8:45 Welcome and house keeping
8:45-9:45 Hypotonia and Genetics
Ronni Cohn
9:45-10:15 Break
10:15-11:00 Technology and Apps in Learning Disabilities
Todd Cunningham
11:00-11:45 Tourettes/OCD/ADHD
Jennifer Saltzman-Benaiah
11:45-12:30 The RITA and the evidence
Roula Choueiri
12:30-1:30 Lunch
1:30-3:00

Workshops

  • Hip Surveillance care pathway in CP
    Anne Kawamura and Chun Kim
  • Advanced care planning in Children with complex Developmental and medical needs
    Andrea Hoffman
  • Developmental Approach to Down Syndrome
    Rudaina Banihani and Nirit Bernhard
  • The Rita-T (rapid intervention screen test for ASD in Toddlers)
    Roula Choueiri
    *must participate in both afternoon workshops
3:00-3:15 Break
3:15-4:45 Workshops Repeat

Sat Nov 11

8:15-8:45 Registration and Breakfast
8:45-9:45 Hawke Family Lecture
State of the Art: Current Concepts in the Diagnosis and Treatment of CP
Darcy Fehlings
9:45-10:15 Break
10:15-10:45 OT and Sensory interventions in ASD
Moira Pena
10:45-11:15 Cannabinoids and Epilepsy – catching up with the evidence
Blathnaid McCoy
11:15-11:45 ASD Clinical Trials Today and Tomorrow
Evdokia Anagnostou
11:45-1:15 Lunch on your own
1:15-2:45

Workshops

  • Challenges and Advocacy in The Educational system
    Nicky Jones Stokreef
  • Feeding Challenges in ASD
    Sharon Smile, Rebecca Perlin and Christie Raffaele
  • Challenging ASD cases
    Mohammad Zubairi and Melanie Penner
  • The Rita-T (rapid intervention screen test for ASD in Toddlers)
    Roula Choueiri
    *must participate all afternoon in same workshop
2:45-3:00 Break
3:00-4:30 Workshops Repeat