SPARK Autism Research Study

From SPARK:   We all have questions about autism, and we all want answers.  Your DNA could hold the answer that sparks the next genetic discovery for autism. SPARK needs thousands of people with autism and their families. When you join, you will be asked to provide a saliva sample and to share information about…

Trenton Area Free Food Resources

Here is a searchable tool for families in the Trenton area to find information about free food during the COVID-19 crisis.   https://trentonhealthteam.github.io/food/ In PDF form:  Trenton Area Free Food Resources.  The top of this document is ordered by food exclusively for kids 18 and under only.

Supporting Loved Ones with Significant Needs during These Challenging Times: A Webinar by CLEP

The Community Living Education Project is hosting a free webinar in collaboration with Behavior Therapy Associates and Rutgers School of Public Health, titled “Supporting Loved Ones with Significant Needs during These Challenging Times”.  Michael Selbst, PhD. BCBA-D will be presenting, providing information on the following topics: • Understanding and addressing the unique issues associated with…

Society for Neuroscience Presents: Ask an Expert: Estimation Statistics and Statistical Power

Thursday, June 4, 12:30–1:30 p.m. EDT Registration Now Open From SFN Learn from experts Robert Calin-Jageman and Katherine Button as they discuss their work in estimation statistics and statistical power. Watch their short videos introducing this work, then join them along with moderator Christophe Bernard on Thursday, June 4, 12:30–1:30 p.m. EDT to ask questions about…

DDD Webinar – Transitioning into Adulthood

The Division of Developmental Disabilities is hosting a webinar entitled “Transitioning into Adulthood” which will cover DDD services for 2020 graduates This webinar, presented by the Director of the Employment & Transition to 21 Unit, will provide information about accessing Division of Developmental Disabilities (DDD) services for students exiting the school system. It will include…

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Congratulations to the 2020 Grantees for Clinical, Translational, and Basic Science Research Grant Program

Congratulations to the nine grantees who were awarded the Clinical, Translational, and Basic Science Research grants from the Governors Council for Medical Research and Treatment of Autism: Jeremy Lessing, PhD | Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences Vlladen-Roko Rasin, MD PhD | Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences Kirin Suri, MD | Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences Barbie…

New Webinar! Transitioning into Adulthood – Information about DDD Services for the 2020 Graduates

NEW WEBINAR! Transitioning into Adulthood    Date: Tuesday, May 19, 2020 Time: 1:00 p.m. Presenter: Jennifer Joyce, Director of the Division’s Employment and Transition to 21 Unit   This webinar will provide information about accessing Division of Developmental Disabilities (DDD) services for students exiting the school system. It will include an overview of DDD, information about the eligibility process,…