Date: Feb. 22 (El Paso, Texas)
Topics and Speakers: “Genetic Evaluation of the Child with Autism Spectrum Disorder” Dr. Chaya Murali, instructor of molecular and human genetics, Baylor College of Medicine; “Dealing with today with an eye to tomorrow!” Laura Buckner, M.Ed., L.P.C., UT Texas Center for Disability Studies; “Top 5 behavior tips to help a child with autism” Dr. Anacani Fonseca, Developmental/ Behavioral Pediatrics,Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center.
Date: Feb. 11 (Houston, Texas)
Topic: “Turner Syndrome and the Heart"
Speakers: Dr. Shaine A. Morris, associate professor of pediatrics, division of cardiology, Baylor College of Medicine; Taylor Beecroft, genetic counselor, Texas Children’s Hospital.
Date: Jan. 14 (Houston, Texas)
Topic: "Connecting the dots: Genes and Obesity"
Speakers: Dr. Claudia Soler-Alfonso, assistant professor of molecular and human genetics, Baylor College of Medicine
Dr. Stephanie Sisley, assistant professor of pediatrics-nutrition, Baylor College of Medicine