UCLA Center for Autism Research & Treatment (CART)

UCLA Center for Autism Research & Treatment (CART)

April 29, 2022


Advances in the Genetics of Autism

Daniel H. Geschwind, MD, PhD (Welcome/Speaker/Adjournment)

Professor, Neurology and Psychiatry & Biobehavioral Sciences; and

Director, CART, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA (DGSoM)

Biomarker Development to Improve Clinical Research in Autism

James McPartland, PhD

Professor, Child Psychiatry & Psychology, Yale University

The Next Generation of Intervention Science for Autism

Connie Kasari, PhD

Professor, Human Development & Psychology,

Psychiatry & Biobehavioral Sciences, DGSoM

Motor Function in Autism: Research and Clinical Applications

Rujuta B. Wilson, MD, MS

Assistant Professor, Pediatrics – Neurology and

Psychiatry & Biobehavioral Sciences, DGSoM

Correlations, Controversies, and Clinical Care: Exploring Sexual

and Gender Diversity in Neurodiverse Youth

Brandon S. Ito, MD, MPH

Assistant Professor, Psychiatry & Biobehavioral Sciences, DGSoM    -and –

Supporting Autistic People in Uncertain Times: Coping and Thriving

During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Stephen Shore, EdD

Assistant Professor, Special Education, Adelphi University

Zoom Registration Required –


Contact – Monica Belli Haley – mbelli@mednet.ucla.edu