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August 2018: Webinar Series on Autism Spectrum Disorder

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Registration has started for the next webinar series. Session 3, Genetics and Autism, features a leading researcher in genetics and autism from the University of San Francisco. Session 4, Treatment Strategies, features a BCBA, speechlanguage pathologist and developmental pediatrician panel focused on evidence-based interventions.

Registration for the Aug. 7, 2018 webcast is available at and for the Sept. 11, 2018 webcast at UnitedHealthcare is committed to supporting families of children with special health care needs, helping them navigate and thrive within the complex health care system. This educational series has been developed to provide an overview of ASD with the goal of developing an understanding of the disorder and promoting optimal outcomes and compassionate care for these individuals and their families. Topics that will be addressed during the webinars include symptoms, screening, diagnosis, genomics, treatment planning, therapies, autism-sensitive care, community resources, advocating and self-advocacy, medical home care and transition to adulthood.

OptumHealth Education is one of the few jointly accredited organizations in the world, having been simultaneously accredited to provide medical, nursing and pharmacy continuing education activities by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) and Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE). They are dedicated to providing interprofessional education that leads to improved health care delivery and better patient outcomes.

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