Act Early Forum Webinar: The Act Early Network and You: Autism CARES Act


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Thursday, July 24, 2014- Thursday, July 24, 2014
3:30pm ET - 4:30pm ET
Location: Webinar

Join us for this Act Early Forum Webinar to hear an update on the reauthorization of the Combating Autism Act (now called the Autism CARES Act), from Kim Musheno, Director of Public Policy, Association of University Centers on Disabilities (AUCD). Ms. Musheno will also share tips on how to best educate your legislators on important Act Early related legislation. There will be ample time for questions. We hope you will be able to join us!

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Kim MushenoKim Musheno is the Director of Public Policy at the Association of University Centers on Disabilities (AUCD) where she works on federal policy and legislative issues that affect people with developmental disabilities and their families. She also provides leadership as Vice-Chair of the Consortium for Citizens with Disabilities (CCD) Board of Directors, a coalition of more than 100 national disability organizations. Kim co-chairs the CCD Task Forces working on fiscal policy, developmental disabilities, and Autism, and serves on the Education and Employment Task Forces. Read full bio here.


Additional Webinar Information
This webinar will be archived and can be viewed following the event on AUCD'sWEBINAR LIBRARY. CEUs will not be offered. For more information, please see the EVENT WEBPAGE. Contact [email protected] with questions, or if accommodations are needed to view or listen to the webinar.

 This Webinar is in part made possible with support from the National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities and the Maternal and Child Health Bureau.

About the Act Early Forum
The Act Early Forum is a collaborative initiative based on CDC's Learn the Signs. Act Early. program to promote sharing resources, information, and announcements related to improving early identification of young children with developmental delays. The Act Early Forum includes an e-mail listserv and Act Early webinars.

Learn the Signs. Act Early. is supported by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), the Association of Maternal and Child Health Programs (AMCHP) and the Association of University Centers on Disabilities (AUCD). For more information on Learn the Signs. Act Early., visit 

Please contact Tory Christensen at [email protected] with questions or to join the Act Early Forum e-mail listserv.