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TACC Annual Conference 2020

Feb 25-26, 2020

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.

Registration for the TACC’s 3rd Annual Scientific Conference: The Next Generation is now open. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us via email at

Confirmed speakers:

The Next Generation Care

Dr. Christophe Bedos (Réseau de recherche en santé buccodentaire et osseuse (RSBO), McGill University), Dr. Jonathan Lai (Canadian Autism Spectrum Disorder Alliance (CASDA)), Dr. Ashok Malla (Douglas Research Institute, ACCESS Open Minds) and Dr. Denis Roy (Institut national d’excellence en santé et services sociaux (INESSS))

The Next Generation of Fundamental Autism Research

Dr. Thomas Durcan (Montreal Neurological Institute and McGill University), Dr. Ilse Gantois (McGill University), Dr. Oliver Hardt (McGill University), Dr. Timothy Kennedy (Montreal Neurological Institute and McGill University), and Dr. Aparna Suvrathan (McGill University)

The Next Generation of Clinical Autism Research

Dr. John Constantino (Washington University), Dr. Ashley de Marchena (University of the Sciences in Philadelphia) and Dr. Isabel Smith (Dalhousie University, IWK Health Centre)

The Next Generation Cohorts

Dr. Eva Loth (EU-AIMS (LEAP) and King’s College), Dr. Pamela Feliciano (SPARK and SFARI), Dr. Sara Webb (ABC-CT; University of Washington) and Dr. Stelios Georgiades (Pathways; McMaster University & McMaster Children’s Hospital)

The Next Generation Cohort Challenges

Dr. Annette Majnemer (RI-MUHC, CHILD-BRIGHT), Me. Emily Kirby (P3G and McGill University), Dr. Christine Wu Nordahl (MIND Institute, UC Davis)

Introducing the Future of Autism Research

The Quebec Autism Research Training program trainees

Conference Poster

Conference Program


February 25-26, 2020



Omni Hotel Mont-Royal
1050 Sherbrooke West
Montreal (Quebec) H3A 2R6


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