Navigation Links
18th Annual Texas Autism Conference Returns To Corpus Christi, Makes Nearly $300,000 Economic Impact
Date:11/30/2009

Keynote speaker & Author Dr. Temple Grandin to discuss living with autism

Corpus Christi, TX (Vocus) November 30, 2009 -- The 18th annual Texas Autism Conference is set to be held in Corpus Christi from Thursday, December 3 through Saturday, December 5, 2009 at the American Bank Center.

The conference will bring 1,400 attendees and is expected to make a nearly $300,000 economic impact on the city. The conference has been held in Corpus Christi previously and is hosted by the Texas Education Agency (TEA), along with the Education Service Center, Region 2.

The 2009 Autism Conference is proud to present their keynote speaker, best-selling author Dr. Temple Grandin, who has struggled with autism and will inspire all those present as she shares her first-person perspective of autism.

The conference has been dubbed Back to the B.E.A.C.H., which stands for “Becoming Empowered Autism Champions and Heroes.”

The main goal for attendees is to raise knowledge and awareness in Texas about autism and to ensure that those affected achieve their maximum individual potential and that their families have access to education, information and resources.

“Networking opportunities for parents, students, professionals and educators continues to be one of the leading achievements of the State Conference,” said Conference Coordinator Laura Cantu. “Participants will be presented with new ideas and ways to work collaboratively to meet the needs of individuals with Autism. Networking circles in the area of Autism will be formed and strengthened and valuable information will be gained.”
The Texas Autism Conference will return to Corpus Christi again in October 2010.

Info: Autism.ESC2.net.

The Corpus Christi Convention and Visitors Bureau's mission is "to drive overnight visitor$ to the Corpus Christi Area". For more information about the Corpus Christi Convention and Visitors Bureau or to plan your next trip to Corpus Christi, visit www.VisitCorpusChristiTX.org or ca

Contact:
Laura Cantu
Education Service Center Region 2
361.561.8400 work
361.549.1178 cell
Autism.ESC2.net

###

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/Corpus_Christi/CVB/prweb3262604.htm.


'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2009 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved  

Related medicine news :

1. BD to Present at the Bear Stearns 20th Annual Healthcare Conference
2. GPhAs 2007 Annual Policy Conference Features Top Generic Industry CEOs; FDA, Government Officials; Wall Street Analysts
3. Hospira to Present at the Bear Stearns 20th Annual Healthcare Conference on September 11
4. Bear Stearns 20th Annual Healthcare Conference to Webcast Millennium Presentation
5. inVentiv Health to Present at the 20th Annual Bear Stearns Healthcare Conference
6. Annual flu shot cuts need for doctors visits, hospitalization among children
7. Edwards Lifesciences to Present at the Bear Stearns 20th Annual Healthcare Conference
8. Johnson & Johnson to Participate in Bear Stearns 20th Annual Healthcare Conference
9. Chem Rx to Present at Bear Stearns 20th Annual Healthcare Conference
10. BioMarin to Present at the Bear Stearns 20th Annual Healthcare Conference
11. CuraGen to Present at the Bear Stearns 20th Annual Healthcare Conference
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
Related Image:
18th Annual Texas Autism Conference Returns To Corpus Christi, Makes Nearly $300,000 Economic Impact
(Date:2/10/2016)... ... 2016 , ... The Wickman Agency in Garland, TX has ... community. Pledging to select a new beneficiary every 60 days, the agency will ... is to bring community awareness to important local causes by forming campaigns which ...
(Date:2/10/2016)... ... February 10, 2016 , ... Dr. Peyman Ghasri, skin ... a variety of comprehensive procedures for facial enhancement. The treatments now available at ... enhancement and nasal reshaping. , As a result, patients can improve virtually ...
(Date:2/10/2016)... ... February 10, 2016 , ... Intalere’s ... together more than 200 of the country’s top healthcare executives to share insights ... true benefit of the Forum is the provider-centric perspective, experience, expertise and strategy ...
(Date:2/10/2016)... ... ... AxoGen, Inc. (NASDAQ: AXGN), a leading medical technology company focused on the peripheral ... December 31, 2015 on Monday, February 29, 2016 after the market closes. , The ... release at 4:30 PM ET. Investors interested in participating by phone are invited to ...
(Date:2/10/2016)... ... February 10, 2016 , ... Pediatric therapists ... their patients. Research shows that the Goal Attainment Scale (GAS) captures 20% more ... challenge and learn more about the Goal Attainment Scale, Education Resources Inc. is ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:2/10/2016)... Feb. 9, 2016 On Tuesday, ... (FDA) met with its Arthritis Advisory Committee ... of Johnson & Johnson,s Remicade and most ... in the U.S. The Biologics Prescribers Collaborative ... - Alliance for Patient Access, American Association ...
(Date:2/10/2016)... 2016 Demonstrates changes in ... receptor selectivity   1 receptor ... entered clinical development as a new treatment for ...   --> 1 receptor agonist, ... clinical development as a new treatment for cognitive ...
(Date:2/9/2016)... Corporation (NASDAQ: PODD ) (Insulet or the Company), the ... OmniPod ® Insulin Management System, today announced ... Insulet,s Board of Directors. With his appointment, the Board is ... --> --> Mr. Lemoine ... a deep knowledge of accounting, financial reporting and internal controls ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: