2007 Southwest Conference on Disability

Wednesday, October 3, 2007- Friday, October 5, 2007
Location: Albuquerque, NM

SW Conference






Sponsored by the Center for Development and Disability, University of New Mexico (NM UCEDD), the theme of the 2007 Southwest Conference on Disability will be Reaching Out and Taking Charge: Promoting Independent Living in the Community. There will be a Special Emphasis Panel on Autism Through The Lifespan: New Directions, New Challenges, New Opportunities.

The Southwest Conference on Disability is now accepting proposals for the 2007 conference. For more information, visit the conference website or e-mail SWDisabilityConference@salud.unm.edu.

Download a flyer on the Special Emphasis Panel [pdf, 127 kb], including a panel sponsored by AUCD, entitiled The Prevalence of Autism Spectrum Disorder in Children with Down Syndrome and the Effects of Comorbidities on Family Expectations, Evaluation and Intervention

Download a flyer on the one-day Autism Summit [pdf, 120 kb]