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  • Feb
    23

    Empowering People to Break the Bias Habit - Virtual Event @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

    The UCEDD and LEND program are hosting a distance “Breaking the Bias Habit” training from 9am-noon on February 23, 2024 with Dr. William Cox. There is no cost for Waisman Center faculty, staff, students, postdocs, …

  • Feb
    23

    Dolan Memorial Lecture - Christina Gurnett, MD, PhD - "The Brain Gene Registry: An IDDRC Resource for Rare Disease Research" @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm John D. Wiley Conference Center, Room T216
    Waisman Center

    Christina Gurnett, MD, PhD Washington University in St. Louis Profile About the Speaker: Christina Gurnett, MD, PhD, is the A Ernest and Jane G Stein Professor of Neurology and the head of the Division of Pediatric …

  • Feb
    29

    Maravillas del Waisman @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am La Movida Radio

    29 de febrero Un espacio creado por el Waisman Center, Universidad de Wisconsin-Madison para hablar con científicos y proveedores de salud acerca de discapacidades de desarrollo como autismo y síndrome de Down, enfermedades neurodegenerativas como …

  • Mar
    01

    Seminar - Clare Harrop, PhD - "Accelerating Our Understanding of Females on the Autism Spectrum" @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm John D. Wiley Conference Center, Room T216
    Waisman Center

    Clare Harrop, PhD University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill Profile About the Speaker: Clare Harrop, Ph.D., is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Health Sciences in the UNC-Chapel Hill School of Medicine, and investigator with both the …

  • Mar
    02

    Waisman Center Day with the Experts: Cerebral Palsy @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am In Person - Waisman location TBA & Virtual

    In-Person and Virtual Register Here Event Details When: Saturday, March 2, 2024 | 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Complimentary coffee & bagels at 8:30 a.m for in-person attendees. Where: In Person – At the Waisman …

  • Mar
    05

    Managing Threatening Confrontations/Manejo de confrontaciones amenazantes – Free Virtual Training @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm Online - Register for Zoom

    Overview: Habrá traducción al español disponible en este evento. Vea el folleto a continuación. Managing Threatening Confrontations is designed to assist you in learning how to effectively support individuals who could experience the full range …

  • Mar
    08

    Seminar - Luis de la Torre-Ubieta, PhD - "Mechanisms of Neurogenesis in the Developing Human Neocortex" @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm John D. Wiley Conference Center, Room T216
    Waisman Center

    Luis de la Torre-Ubieta University of California-Los Angeles Profile About the Speaker: Dr. Luis de la Torre-Ubieta earned a doctorate degree in Neurobiology from Harvard University and completed post-doctoral fellowships at Harvard Medical School and …

  • Mar
    11

    MNT: Monday Night Transitions @ 6:15 pm - 7:15 pm Online - Register for Zoom Code

    A chance for families of transition-aged AYA (Adolescents and Young Adults), 12-21years old, with disabilities/special health care needs, to get together and talk transition. Topics could include health care, school, employment, housing, decision making – …

  • Mar
    16

    Waisman Center Day with the Experts: Down Syndrome @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am In Person - Waisman location TBA & Virtual

    14th Annual | In-Person and Virtual Register Here Event Details When: Saturday, March 16, 2024 | 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Refreshments at 8:30 a.m for in-person attendees. Where: In Person – At the Waisman …

  • Mar
    22

    The Mayor Paul Lecture - Matthew Mosconi, PhD - "Sensorimotor and Neurocognitive Traits Useful for Understanding Familial Mechanisms of Autism" @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm John D. Wiley Conference Center, Room T216
    Waisman Center

    Matthew Mosconi, PhD University of Kansas Profile About the Speaker: Dr. Matthew Mosconi is the Director of the Kansas Center for Autism Research and Training, Associate Director of the Schiefelbusch Institute for Life Span Studies (Life …

  • Mar
    28

    Maravillas del Waisman @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am La Movida Radio

    28 de marzo Un espacio creado por el Waisman Center, Universidad de Wisconsin-Madison para hablar con científicos y proveedores de salud acerca de discapacidades de desarrollo como autismo y síndrome de Down, enfermedades neurodegenerativas como …

  • Apr
    05

    Seminar - Eric Marsh, MD, PhD - "Understanding Developmental and Epileptic Disorders: From Gene to Circuit to Patient" @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm John D. Wiley Conference Center, Room T216
    Waisman Center

    Eric Marsh, MD, PhD Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) Research Institute Profile About the Speaker: Dr. Eric Marsh received his Medical Degree at New York University (NYU) School of Medicine, as well as PhD in …

  • Apr
    08

    MNT: Monday Night Transitions @ 6:15 pm - 7:15 pm Online - Register for Zoom

    A chance for families of transition-aged AYA (Adolescents and Young Adults), 12-21years old, with disabilities/special health care needs, to get together and talk transition. Topics could include health care, school, employment, housing, decision making – …

  • Apr
    12

    Seminar - Jason Stein, PhD - "Pharmacogenomics and Gene X Environment Interactions in a Dish" @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm John D. Wiley Conference Center, Room T216
    Waisman Center

    Jason Stein, PhD University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill Lab Website About the Speaker: Jason Stein is an associate professor in the Department of Genetics and the Neuroscience Center at the University of North Carolina at …

  • Apr
    18

    Managing Threatening Confrontations – Free Virtual Training @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm Free Virtual - Register for Zoom Code

    Overview: Managing Threatening Confrontations is designed to assist you in learning how to effectively support individuals who could experience the full range of behavioral escalation. This seminar is designed to put order to the chaos. …

  • Apr
    19

    Seminar - Inge-Marie Eigsti, PhD - "Neural Underpinnings of Long-Term Behavioral Change in Autism Spectrum Disorder" @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm John D. Wiley Conference Center, Room T216
    Waisman Center

    Inge-Marie Eigsti, PhD University of Connecticut Lab Website About the Speaker: Dr. Inge-Marie Eigsti is interested in finding links between social communication difficulties in autism spectrum disorder, and mechanistic processes in the brain, by examining …

  • Apr
    25

    Maravillas del Waisman @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am La Movida Radio

    25 de abril Un espacio creado por el Waisman Center, Universidad de Wisconsin-Madison para hablar con científicos y proveedores de salud acerca de discapacidades de desarrollo como autismo y síndrome de Down, enfermedades neurodegenerativas como …

  • Apr
    26

    Harry Waisman Memorial Lecture - Ted Abel, PhD - "Corticostriatal Circuits Underlying Neurodevelopmental Disorders" @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm John D. Wiley Conference Center, Room T216
    Waisman Center

    Ted Abel, PhD University of Iowa Lab Website About the Speaker: Ted Abel, Ph.D., is the Director of the Iowa Neuroscience Institute, Roy J. Carver Chair in Neuroscience, and Chair of the Department of Neuroscience and …

  • May
    13

    MNT: Monday Night Transitions @ 6:15 pm - 7:15 pm Online - Register for Zoom

    A chance for families of transition-aged AYA (Adolescents and Young Adults), 12-21years old, with disabilities/special health care needs, to get together and talk transition. Topics could include health care, school, employment, housing, decision making – …

  • May
    22

    Managing Threatening Confrontations – Free Virtual Training @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm Free Virtual - Register for Zoom Code

    Overview: Managing Threatening Confrontations is designed to assist you in learning how to effectively support individuals who could experience the full range of behavioral escalation. This seminar is designed to put order to the chaos. …

  • May
    30

    Maravillas del Waisman @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am La Movida Radio

    30 de mayo Un espacio creado por el Waisman Center, Universidad de Wisconsin-Madison para hablar con científicos y proveedores de salud acerca de discapacidades de desarrollo como autismo y síndrome de Down, enfermedades neurodegenerativas como …

  • Jun
    12

    Managing Threatening Confrontations – Free Virtual Training @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm Free Virtual - Register for Zoom Code

    Overview: Managing Threatening Confrontations is designed to assist you in learning how to effectively support individuals who could experience the full range of behavioral escalation. This seminar is designed to put order to the chaos. …

  • Jun
    27

    Maravillas del Waisman @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am La Movida Radio

    27 de junio Un espacio creado por el Waisman Center, Universidad de Wisconsin-Madison para hablar con científicos y proveedores de salud acerca de discapacidades de desarrollo como autismo y síndrome de Down, enfermedades neurodegenerativas como …

  • Jul
    25

    Maravillas del Waisman @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am La Movida Radio

    25 de julio Un espacio creado por el Waisman Center, Universidad de Wisconsin-Madison para hablar con científicos y proveedores de salud acerca de discapacidades de desarrollo como autismo y síndrome de Down, enfermedades neurodegenerativas como …

  • Aug
    05

    Golf Benefit 2024 @ 10:00 am - 7:00 pm Maple Bluff Country Club

    Save the Date! 32nd Annual Golf Benefit, Monday, August 5, 2024 at  Maple Bluff Country Club This summer, the Friends of the Waisman Center mark the 32nd anniversary of our annual golf benefit. We celebrate …

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