Annual autism meeting Aug. 9-10 in Kennewick

The annual Southeastern Autism Conference will be Aug. 9-10 at Three Rivers Convention Center in Kennewick.

The conference will feature a presentation on the "Discovery of Developmental Neural Defects in the First Years of Life" by Eric Courchesne.

Courchesne will present on discoveries in neural and genetic abnormalities that can result in the development of autism.

For more information, go to neurologicalresource.org or call 943-8455.

To register, go to autismconference2012.eventbrite.com.