Nutrition and Autism Spectrum Disorders

May 14, 2014, 11:30 am to 12:30 pm

Kennedy Krieger Institute
3901 Greenspring Avenue
Creamer Building
Third Floor, Large Conference Room
Baltimore, MD 21211

About the Event:

In this free training for parents and professionals, participants will understand typical children’s growth, general principles of a healthy diet and the consequences of a suboptimal diet. Nutrition and feeding challenges commonly found among children with autism spectrum disorders will also be discussed.

Presenter: Andrea Heyman, MS, RD, LDN

Andrea Heyman has been a nutritionist for 18 years and currently works at the Kennedy Krieger Institute with the weight management program.

FOR MORE INFORMATION:

To register for this event, please visit the event web site or call Stacy Duvall at (443) 923-7680.

Bradley L. Schlaggar, M.D., Ph.D., Named President and CEO of Kennedy Krieger Institute

We’re thrilled to welcome Bradley L. Schlaggar, M.D., Ph.D., to the Kennedy Krieger family as our next President and CEO.
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