A First Look at the 2023 IACC Strategic Plan

Wednesday, April 26, 2023
2:00 PM EST - 3:00 PM EST
Location: virtual

Webinar Description:

The IACC Strategic Plan, first issued in 2009, guides federal agencies and private organizations in planning ASD-related research, services, and support activities. It is produced by the IACC, including federal officials and public stakeholder members. It is informed by extensive input from researchers, adults on the autism spectrum, parents, advocates, and the general public. This inclusive process ensures that the IACC Strategic Plan reflects diverse perspectives across the autism community.

This webinar is sponsored by AUCD's Autism Special Interest Group for Autism Acceptance Month. 


Dr. Susan DanielsDr. Daniels is the Acting National Autism Coordinator for the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and the Director of the Office of Autism Research Coordination (OARC) at the National Institute of Mental Health. As Acting National Autism Coordinator, Dr. Daniels facilitates the coordination and implementation of autism activities across federal departments and agencies. Dr. Daniels also serves as the Executive Secretary of the Interagency Autism Coordinating Committee (IACC), a federal advisory committee created by Congress to coordinate federal activities and provide advice to the Secretary of Health and Human Services on issues related to autism. Before coming to NIH, Dr. Daniels was a Christine Mirzayan Science and Technology Policy Fellow at the National Academy of Sciences. She received her Ph.D. in molecular and cell biology from Brandeis University, where she researched the function of the sensory nervous system.


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