Saturday, June 16
9:00 am - 3:30 pm
UBC Okanagan, Fipke 228 Theater
3247 University Way
FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
A Symposium for Supporting Safe and Active Recreation for Okanagan Families Living with Autism.
Plan to attend this day with speakers and discussion on topics of physical activity, recreation, and safety for families who have children or youth living with autism. Parents, caregivers, service providers, professionals, researchers and students are welcome.
Dr. Anita Bundy, Professor, Occupational Therapy; Colorado State University
Dr. Sandra Hodgetts, Assistant Professor, Occupational Therapy; University of Alberta
Dr. Jean-Paul Collet, Clinical Professor, Department of Pediatrics; UBC
Mojgan Gitimoghaddam, PhD(c), Department of Pediatrics; UBC
Dr. Stephanie Jull, VP Programs and Training, Canucks Autism Network
Dr. Lise Olsen, Assistant Professor, School of Nursing, UBC O
Dr. Ali McManus, Associate Professor, School of Health and Exercise Science, UBC O
Plus panel presenters with local parents and service providers
To attend please REGISTER through Eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/get-readyget-safego-tickets-45864095745
Please see the Event Flyer for more details.