Our 3rd TACC Annual Conference “The Next Generation” is an opportunity to meet world-renowned experts in the field of autism. Join us as we learn about the next generation of autism care, investigate new directions in fundamental and clinical autism research, and get updated on current research networks and cohorts.
November 12, 2019 Unveiling of the TACC’s Flagship Project: The Quebec 1000 Families Project (Q1K)
The announcement of the generous donation made by the Fondation Marcelle et Jean Coutu to promote autism research was made on Tuesday, the 12th of November 2019 at the CHU Sainte-Justine. The 9.845-million-dollar donation will allow for the launch of our research network’s flagship project: the Quebec 1000 Families Project (Q1K).
The first of its kind, the Autism Festival brings together autism communities by showcasing local success stories in advancing autism science and an inclusive society. TACC is pleased to work with our different partners to promote a series of events designed to engage the community, alongside the INSAR conference.
Our Research Forums feature new results, ideas, and projects from our members’ labs. Following the presentation by our guest speaker, attendees are invited to join us for an informal wine and cheese reception.
Our interactive grant writing workshop was an opportunity for QART trainees to strengthen their applications to various provincial and federal granting agencies, and learn how to communicate their research ideas clearly and concisely.
QART welcomed its first group of trainees at the inaugural Annual Summer School. The training curriculum included an introduction to autism research at the fundamental, clinical and translational levels. More than 20 experts contributed to training activities.
TACC hosted The Honorable Ginette Petitpas Taylor, Federal Minister of Health. Members of the TACC community including researchers, trainees, professionals, and families presented our network to the Minister during her visit to Montreal.
Our 1st Annual Scientific Conference “Future Perspectives on Autism Research” is an opportunity to join world-renowned experts in examining the current state of autism science and its future directions. This was also the occasion where proudly launched TACC.