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Past Webinars
January 2017
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Webinar: Geoff Bird explores overlap between autism, alexithymia

1 March 2017

Watch the complete replay of Geoff Bird’s webinar on the similarities and differences between autism and alexithymia.

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Webinar: Somer Bishop explores advances in autism diagnosis

25 January 2017

Watch the complete replay of Somer Bishop’s webinar on advances in methods for assessing behavioral and social traits in autism.

November 2016
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Webinar: Ilina Singh probes ethics of sibling studies in autism

14 December 2016

Watch the complete replay of Ilina Singh’s webinar, in which she discussed ethical issues related to early intervention for autism at different developmental stages.

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October 2016
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Webinar: Alysson Muotri discusses stem cell research in autism

19 October 2016

Watch the complete replay of Alysson Muotri, whose webinar focuses on how stem cell research can provide insight into human neurodevelopment and the social brain.

September 2016
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Webinar: Maureen Durkin dissects the epidemiology of autism

28 September 2016

Watch the complete replay of Maureen Durkin’s webinar, in which she discussed the epidemiology of autism and intellectual disability, including changes in the prevalence of each condition.

July 2016
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Webinar: Rebecca Saxe discusses imaging of social brain

20 July 2016

Watch the complete replay of Rebecca Saxe discussing methods for analyzing brain activity during social interactions, and their application in autism research.

May 2016
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Webinar: Donna Werling discusses sex differences in autism

22 June 2016

Watch the complete replay of Donna Werling discussing the biological underpinnings of sex differences in autism.

April 2016
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Webinar: Brian O’Roak discusses the accelerating pace of autism genetics

27 April 2016

Watch the complete replay of Brian O’Roak discussing the accelerating pace of autism genetics and new methods for identifying and validating autism risk genes.

March 2016
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Webinar: Claudia Bagni details molecular pathways in fragile X syndrome

23 March 2016

Watch the replay of Claudia Bagni’s webinar, in which she described molecular pathways that are impaired in fragile X syndrome, autism and schizophrenia. She also discussed mouse and fly models, as well as human cells.

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Webinar: Nils Brose examines synapse proteins in autism

9 March 2016

Watch the complete replay of Nils Brose discussing proteins called neuroligins, which control the formation of nerve cell junctions called synapses, and what studies of neuroligins might mean for understanding and treating autism.


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