Public Release: 

The International Meeting for Autism Research

Thursday May 15 - Saturday May 17, 2014, Atlanta, GA

Rubenstein Associates, Inc.


IMAGE: The International Meeting for Autism Research will bring together more than 1,700 researchers, practitioners from 40 countries, May 15-17, in Atlanta, Ga. view more

Credit: International Society for Autism Research (INSAR)

The 13th Annual International Meeting for Autism Research (IMFAR) will host more than 1700 researchers, delegates, autism specialists and students from 40 countries in the world's largest gathering of researchers and clinicians as they exchange and disseminate the latest scientific findings and stimulate progress in autism research into the nature, causes and treatments for ASD, Thursday May 15 through Saturday May 17 at the Atlanta Marriott Marquis in Atlanta, GA (U.S.A.). A press conference will be held on Wednesday May 14, 2014 at 10:00 am ET focusing on notable research.

WHAT: International Meeting for Autism Research bringing together more than 1700 researchers, practitioners from 40 countries

WHERE: Atlanta Marriott Marquis
Atlanta, GA (U.S.A.)

WHEN: Press Conference -- Wednesday, May 14, 2014, 10:00 am ET

Keynote, Scientific Oral Presentations and Poster Sessions

Thursday, May 15 -- 8:30 am - 7:00 pm
Friday, May 16 - 7:15 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday, May 17 - 7:15 am - 3:30 pm


  • Media registration

  • Meeting highlights are embargoed until 10:00 am ET on Wednesday, May 14, 2014

  • Visit for IMFAR meeting updates

  • IMFAR will arrange requested telephone interviews prior to the IMFAR meeting and in-person interviews during the conference with space for one-on-one interviews provided, if desired.

  • All abstracts will be posted on the IMFAR website and registered press will receive embargoed abstracts and press releases in advance of the press conference.


Contacts: Adam Pockriss 212.843.8286/917.596.5951

Alison Singer 914.552.1580

Debbie Raskin 212.843.8028/914.645.9140

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