This Thursday, June 7, Autism Speaks Head of Medical Research Joe Horrigan, M.D., will host Autism Speaks monthly "The Doctors Are In" webchat at 3 pm ET/noon PT. Dr. Horrigan, a clinical child and adolescent psychiatrist, will be joined by guest hosts Dan Coury, M.D., medical director of Autism Speaks Autism Treatment Network (ATN), and ATN Program Director Nancy Jones, Ph.D.
Drs. Horrigan, Coury and Jones welcome your questions on the diagnosis and treatment of medical conditions and behavioral issues in children and adults on the autism spectrum, as well as autism support services. They will also be fielding questions about the upcoming Autism Speaks National Conference for Families and Professionals: Treating the Whole Person with Autism: Providing Comprehensive Care for Children and Adolescents with ASD, to be held in Columbus, Ohio, this August. A limited number of conference fee waivers are being made available to families in financial need.