Literature review of vision links to early identificaiton of autism
Learning Areas:Advocacy for health and health education
Implementation of health education strategies, interventions and programs
Public health or related education
Identify the vision characteristics linked to autism Assess current protocols for evaluation Design an assessment protocol to relate links
Keyword(s): Vision Care, Maternal and Child Health
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I have been a Professor of Pediatric Optometry for 43 years and am a Fellow of the Gesell Institute of Child Development. During my career I have presented original papers on topics ranging from retinoscopy to diagnostic codes used in vision therapy to consultation with allied professionals in the vision therapy practice.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.