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Assistant Secretary Alexa Posny to Present Remarks at Special Education Conference in Bethesda


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Event Date 1: October 22, 2010 10:15 am

On Friday, Alexa Posny, assistant secretary for the Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services, will present remarks at the Interagency Autism Coordinating Committee (IACC) in Bethesda, Md. Posny will discuss the Education Department's vision and programs for children with autism.

The Interagency Autism Coordinating Committee (IACC) is a federal advisory committee that coordinates all efforts within the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) concerning autism spectrum disorder (ASD). Through its inclusion of both federal and public members, the IACC helps to ensure that a wide range of ideas and perspectives are represented and discussed in a public forum. The IACC consists of federal members from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the National Institutes of Health, HHS, or their designees, as well as representatives of other governmental agencies that serve individuals with autism spectrum disorder such as the Department of Education.


Event 1
Who : Alexa Posny, assistant secretary for the Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services
What : Presenting remarks at the Interagency Autism Coordinating Committee (IACC) conference
When : 10:15 a.m. EDT Friday, Oct. 22, 2010
Where : The William H. Natcher Conference Center,
Conference Rooms E1/E2
45 Center Drive, Bethesda, Md.
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