Program

 

Meeting of minds 7, Copenhagen – Preliminary program. 
 

Thursday November 29th 

 9.30

 Opening 

 9.45

 Emily Simonoff – Theme: “Co-occuring mental disorder”

 10.30

 Comfort break

 10.45

Vicki Bitsika – Theme: “Subtypes or quantitative degrees of severity”

 11.30

 Lunch

 12.30

 Pro & Con session: Emily Simonoff and Richard Mills – Theme: “What use are guidelines?"

 Chair: Sven Bölte

 13.30

 Comfort break

 13.45

 Rosa Hoekstra - Theme: "Mind the gap: increasing global representation in autism research"

 14.45

 Coffee break

 15.00

 Helen Ellis – Theme: “You don´t look autistic!”

 15.45

 Comfort break

 16-16.45

 Sven Bölte – Theme: “From diagnosis to functioning and quality of life – the use of the ICF core sets for autism”

 16.45-17.15

 Panel debate – Theme: “What is Autism?” 

 Chair: Sven Bölte

 19.00

 Conference dinner

 

 

Friday November 30th

 9.00

 Richard Mills – Theme: “Knowing me – knowing me”

 9.45

 Comfort break

 10.00

 Panel debate - Theme: "Capacity building".

 Chair: Vicki Bitsika 

 10.30

 Comfort break

 10.45

 Will Mandy – Theme: “The hidden face of autism. Understanding the characteristics and needs of girls and women on the spectrum”

 11.30

 Lunch

 12.30

 Christopher Sharpley – Theme: “Sex differences in boys and girls with ASD: Diagnostic criteria, stress, anxiety and depression”

 13.15

 Comfort break 

 13.30

 Hilde Geurts - Theme: "Aging and being autistic: Lessons (not) learned." 

 14.15

 Closing panel:

 Chair Mette Elmose

 14.45

 Closing remarks

 15.00

 END