Autism Awareness Night

In recognition of National Autism Awareness Month, please join the UCSF STAR Center for a night of fun!

The night will include:

  • Lectures from Dr. Young Shin Kim and Dr. Somer Bishop
  • Drinks and refreshments
  • Mingling / meet and greets

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About the speakers
Dr. Young Shin Kim is the director of the UCSF STAR Center and a child and adolescent psychiatrist whose research focuses on the distribution of childhood onset neuropsychiatric disorders and disruptive behavioral problems, including autism and bullying. Her research examines the genetic and environmental risk factors of these conditions, as well as their interactions and psychosocial correlates.

Dr. Somer Bishop is an associate professor of psychology in psychiatry at UCSF. She is a clinical psychologist with expertise in assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of individuals with autism spectrum disorders. Her research and clinical interests are focused on ASD symptom manifestations in individuals of different ages and levels of ability, as well as on differentiating between ASD and other developmental disabilities across the lifespan.

Monday, April 23 at 6:00pm to 7:30pm

Millberry Union Event & Meeting Center, City Lights Room
500 Parnassus Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94143

Event Type

Lecture/Seminar, Special Event

Affiliation

School of Medicine, UCSF Medical Center

Audience

Students, Postdocs, Faculty, Staff, Local Community, Alumni, Patients

Campus

Parnassus

Tags

lecture, psychiatry, Weill Institute for Neurosciences

Department/Group
Department of Psychiatry
Contact Info

psychiatryeventslectures@ucsf.edu

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