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Upcoming and Recent Events at VTCAR


VTCAR Fall 2015 Speaker Series


VTCAR holds a Speaker Series to encourage collaboration across current and interested affiliates, and to reach out to the community. We are pleased to invite all affiliates and the community to attend these talks. They are held on selected Fridays, from 12:30-2:00pm at the North End Center (NEC) 2200 on the Blacksburg VT campus, with a small Meet & Greet social reception starting at 1:30pm. Below is our series of speakers with exact dates. We hope to see you there!

Non-VT guests can park on the 3rd floor or higher in the NEC parking lot and must obtain validation for free parking.


 Speaker Series Overview

David Hamrick
September 4, NEC room 2200

Nuri Reyes, Ph.D.

November 6, NEC room 2200

Blythe Corbett, Ph.D.
December 4, NEC room 2200


Upcoming Fundraisers!


Join us at Texas Roadhouse in Christiansburg on Monday, October 26th between 4:00 and 9:00 pm!  10% of the proceeds earned during this time will be donated to VTCAR.  Don't forget to bring this flyer, and present it to your server!


4th Annual VTCAR Autism Conference

The fourth annual VTCAR Conference on Autism Research at Virginia Tech will be held on September 25, 2015.


Free ADOS-2 Training October 8-9

This is a free opportunity for clinical training in the ADOS-2 here on the VT campus (North End Center), Oct 8-9, hosted by the VT Center for Autism Research. The Partnership for People with Disabilities is offering this ADOS-2 Clinical Training, as part of a Virginia state autism implementation grant.  This training is targeted to Professionals and Students who conduct diagnostic evaluations, or eligibility assessments within their job function.

This training is appropriate for (but not limited to):

¨     Clinical and School Psychologists

¨     Special Educators who perform assessments

¨    Physicians (e.g., Family Practitioners, Pediatricians, Developmental Pediatricians, Neurologists and Child Psychiatrists)

¨     Occupational Therapists

¨     Speech Language Pathologists

¨     Social Workers (LCSW)

¨     Students in training for any of these or related professions

 This FREE training is limited to 25 people.  You must register to attend!



October 8th - 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM - Training located at Virginia Tech, North End Center (300 Turner Street NW., Blacksburg, VA 24060), room 2470

October 9th - 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM - Training located at Virginia Tech, North End Center (300 Turner Street NW., Blacksburg, VA 24060), room 2200

PARKING:  Participants can park in the adjacent parking garage and VTCAR will provide parking validations for the day. 

FOOD:  Attendees must provide their own lunch.  There are several lunch options in the downtown Blacksburg area.




In need of an ASD assessment?

VTCAR offers various Assessment Options.  Please visit our Assessments page for additional information.

Contact Information

Address: 460 Turner Street, Clinical Science Suite (Suite 203), Blacksburg VA
Phone: 540-231-8747


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