News | Published October 22, 2009

Expert Presents on the Early Signs of Autism

As part of its partnership with Penn State University, Mount Nittany Medical Center is presenting the last seminar in its Family Medicine Seminar Series.
Rebecca Landa, PhD, director for the Center of Autism and Related Disorders at the Kennedy Krieger Institute and associate professor of psychiatry at Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, will discuss “Early Signs of Autism, The First Three Years,” on November 19.
Each evening in the series will begin with a buffet dinner at 6 p.m., followed by the lecture at 6:30 p.m. in the Galen and Nancy Dreibelbis Auditorium, located at entrance D. Both continuing medical education (CME) credit for physicians and continuing nurse education (CNE) credit are offered. The series is geared toward a broad audience, including community members, students, local and regional family physicians, pediatricians, internists, nurses, and other healthcare professionals.
For more information on the series or to register, call 814.231.7087 or email