Dubai to host autism conference on February 20

February 9, 2014 6:14 am

Dubai is set host the Fifth Annual Autism Around The World Conference 2014 to address issues faced by people with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), Wam has reported. The conference, which will be held on February 20-21 at the Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Academic Medical Centre in Dubai Healthcare City, will provide insights into how the lifelong developmental disability affects communication and social interaction. The event will see experts in speech and language pathology and professionals in the field of special education share topics essential for successful communication and educational support planning, specifically intervention in preschool and school settings.