The Stanford Autism Center at Packard Children's Hospital is dedicated to providing specialized clinical services and advancing research in Autism Spectrum Disorder.

Upcoming Events

Parent Support Group, Monday, February 12, 2018 (now meeting on the second Monday of the month)

Winter Mindfulness Class now registering

11th Annual Update, Saturday, March 17, 2018

11th Annual Autism Update "Autism through the Life Span" 3/17/18 Now Registering!

A one-day conference for parents, educators and care providers of children and adults with autism spectrum disorder. This annual update will focus on new research and services for individuals with autism to optimize their long term functioning. 

Who should attend: Parents, teachers, pediatricians, psychologists, caregivers, media and anyone with an interest in autism are invited to attend.

When: Saturday, March 17, 2018 8:00-4:30pm (check in and continental breakfast 8:00-8:45am). Program starts at 8:45am. 

Where: Li Ka Shing Conference Center (2nd Floor), 291 Campus Drive, Stanford, 94305   Parking is free and available in Parking Structure 5. For information on public transportation serving Stanford (including the free shuttle, Marguerite), please go to .

Keynote speakers:

Thomas Frazier, Ph.D. Autism Speaks Chief Science Officer

Ami Klin, Ph.D. Director, Marcus Autism Center, Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta and Emory University School of Medicine

Lynn Koegel, Ph.D. Pivotal response treatment (PRT) developer, Stanford University School of Medicine

New Trends in Autism Research at Stanford (Brief 15-minute presentations (including Q & A) from Stanford Researchers

Keynote Speakers Breakout Sessions (participants choose one to attend): TBA soon!

Early Bird Registration $100,  increases to $125 on 3/1/18). Registration includes continental breakfast, lunch and breakout session of your choice.

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