Mitochondrial Disease

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2010 Special Session - Mitochondria and Autism
Day One Day Two Day Three Mito-Autism Session
Saturday, June 19
8:00 a.m. Primer on Autism
 Sarah Spence, MD, PhD
8:45 a.m. Primer on Mitochondrial Disease
   Salvatore DiMauro, MD
9:30 a.m. Genetics of Autism
   Abha Gupta, MD, PhD
10:00 a.m. Genetics of Mitochondrial Disorders
   Robert Naviaux, MD, PhD
10:30 a.m. Break

11:00 a.m. Epilepsy in Autism
   Roberto Tuchman, MD
11:30 a.m. Epilepsy in Mitochondrial Disorders
    Russell Saneto, DO, PhD
12:00 p.m. Screening & Evaluation of Mitochondrial Disorders
   Richard Haas, MB, BChir
12:30 p.m. Treatment of Mitochondrial Disorders
   Bruce Cohen, MD
1:00 p.m. Lunch

2:30 p.m. Neuroinflammation in Autism
   Carlos Pardo, MD, PhD
3:00 p.m. Epigenetics in Autism
   Carolyn Schanen, MD, PhD
3:30 p.m.    Late Breaking Abstracts (2) (non cme)
4:30 p.m. Case Study #1 (non cme)
4:50 p.m. Case Study #2 (non cme)
5:10 p.m. Clinical Panel Discussion
   Roberto Tuchman, Bruce Cohen, Salvatore DiMauro
   Richard Haas, Sarah Spence, and Pauline Filipek
5:30 p.m. Adjournment

 A 5-minute question and answer period is included in each of the speaker's allotted time.


Day One Day Two Day Three Mito-Autism Session


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