(Note: That's Jawara Henry's family. He was killed as staff tried to give him medicine. They "restrained" him to death while trying to dispense meds. HERE.)
Reminder: Joint Meeting of Interagency Autism Coordinating Committee (IACC) Subcommittee on Safety and IACC Services Subcommittee
Please join us for a in-person joint meeting of the IACC Subcommittee on Safety and the IACC Services Subcommittee to discuss issues related to seclusion and restraint and autism spectrum disorder (ASD). The meeting will take place on Thursday, May 19, 2011 from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET. The meeting will also be available for public access by conference call and live webcast.
Conference Call Access
USA/Canada Phone Number: 888-577-8995
Access code: 1991506
Bethesda North Marriott Hotel and Conference Center
5701 Marinelli Road
Bethesda, MD 20852
The meeting will be open to the public and pre-registration is recommended. Seating will be limited to the room capacity and seats will be on a first come, first served basis, with expedited check-in for those who are pre-registered.
The meeting will also be accessible by conference call and live webcast. Members of the public who participate using the conference call phone number will be able to listen to the meeting, but will not be heard.
If you experience any technical problems with the conference call or webcast, please e-mail IACCTechSupport@acclaroresearch.com or call the IACC Technical Support Help Line at 443-680-0098.
Please visit the IACC Events page for the latest information about the meeting, including registration, remote access information, the agenda and information about other upcoming IACC events.