Events

Paul’s College Basketball Madness 2022

Welcome to Paul's College Basketball Madness! My name is Paul Morris. I was diagnosed with autism at age 2 & was nonverbal until age 5. Today, I live alone, work two jobs & am a proud self-advocate. I am a strong supporter of the Autism Science Foundation, & am the co-chair of their annual Wall Street […]

In A Different Key: Reception & Screening

Gerald D. Fischbach Auditorium, NY, NY

Join the Autism Science Foundation and Simons Foundation for a private screening of the award-winning documentary "In a Different Key," a true story of love, autism and the fight to belong. A special Q&A with filmmakers Caren Zucker and John Donvan and reception will follow.

Science Learning Series: The Promise of Remote Interventions

Online Webinar

Join us on April 14th to hear from Ty Vernon of UCSB about how parents can be trained to help their children who have autism using Pivotal Response Training.  This is an intervention that is based in play and focuses on multiple aspects of child development. Dr. Vernon is piloting an application to help caregivers […]

Science Learning Series: The Critical Importance of Brainwaves in Autism

Online Webinar

Families hear the term “brain activity” and “brainwave pattern” and don’t understand why this is important to autism.  In this session, Dr. Carol Wilkinson, a researcher and pediatrician from Boston Children’s Hospital will explain the different types of brainwave patterns in autism, how they are studied, and how they can be used to better track […]

INSAR 2022

Austin, TX

The INSAR Annual Meeting (formerly IMFAR) is an annual scientific meeting, convened each May, to exchange and disseminate new scientific progress among autism scientists and their trainees from around the […]

Dancing Stars of Westchester

Hampshire Country Club 1025 Cove Road, Mamaroneck, NY

The Dancing Stars of Westchester gala will be a spectacular evening of glamour and style co-hosted by the Fred Astaire Dance Studio on Saturday, June 18, 2022, at Hampshire Country […]

Q&A for Profound Autism Pilot Grants

Zoom

A question-and-answer session will be held on August 19th at 12 p.m. ET to review the goals of the Profound Autism Pilot Grant RFA and will include tips on writing a strong application. This Q&A is free, but you must register in advance. Please register here.

Sam’s Sibs Stick Together – Webinar

Zoom

On the next Sam’s Sibs Stick Together meeting,  we will be talking to sensational sibling Jesse Morris. He will talk about the inspiration for starting Difference Partners, what they do, and how they are helping the community. Join us on September 8th at 3PM eastern. Participation is FREE but you need to register.

US Autism Association Worldwide Watch Party

Online Webinar

US Autism Association Worldwide Watch Party! Proudly sponsored by Exceptional Needs Today magazine. Free 36 hour access to the world's largest autism-focused streaming library with world-renowned experts. Something for everyone: self-advocates, individuals on the autism spectrum, parents, educators, and professionals. REGISTRATION required (it's FREE!).
- Hear from World-Renowned Experts
- Optional add-on: Gain continuing education / professional development hours

Q&A for Fellowships

Zoom

A question-and-answer session will be held on September 9th at 12 p.m. ET to review the goals of both the Pre- and PostDoc and the Post-Undergraduate RFAs and will include tips on writing a strong application. This Q&A is free, but you must register in advance. Please register here.