Autism and Mitochondrial Disease
The Creative Learning Center of Louisiana and the Autism Society of Greater New Orleans are pleased to host “Autism and Mitochondrial Disease,” a presentation by Dr. Dmitriy Niyazov, Section Head – Medical Genetics at Ochsner Clinic, New Orleans. Dr. Niyazov will discuss the following.
• Genetic Causes of Autism
• Autism and the Role of Mitochondria
• Primary vs Secondary Mito Dysfunction
• Challenges of Treatment
• Real-life cases before and after treatment
• Discussion and Q&A
Join us for this interesting and informative presentation. Click HERE to register. There is no admission or registration fee. We just ask that you register so we can have enough materials and refreshments for everyone.
Saturday, October 18, 2014
9:30 – 2:00 pm
St. Clement of Rome Church
3990 W. Esplanade Ave, Metairie, LA 70002
Brushes, Buddies, and Beyond
The Autism Society of Greater New Orleans and Brushes, Buddies, and Beyond by JBJ Creations are pleased to announce an art club called Brushes, Buddies, and Beyond for Autism! Brushes, Buddies, and Beyond for Autism will be held exclusively for individuals on the autism spectrum ages 16 and older beginning October 7th through November 18th, 2014 at Covenant United Methodist Church (115 East D’Amour St., Chalmette, LA 70043). Novice and seasoned artists are welcomed. Registration fee is $20.00.
For more information, click here to view or download the Announcement and Participant Registration form. A detailed schedule also is included with the Participant Registration form. Registration forms and $20 registration fee must be submitted by September 26, 2014. A maximum of 25 participants is allowed. So don’t miss out on the fun and register now! Art supplies will be provided. Participants must be 16 years old or older.
2nd Annual Big Easy Showdown!
Mark your calendar for the 2nd Annual Big Easy Showdown on Sunday, November 2, 2014 at Zephyr Stadium on Airline Hwy. Registration starts at 8:00 a.m. and show is from 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. ALL proceeds are to benefit the Autism Society of Greater New Orleans. Join the event on Facebook by clicking HERE!2nd Annual Big Easy Showdown November 2, 2014 Zephyr Stadium 6000 Airline Dr., Metairie, LA 70003
Are you interested in sponsoring or making a donation? Do you have something to donate to our silent auction? Email ProfitKustoms@yahoo.com.
Crank It Up Contest this year!!! Brought to you by DB Drag, sponsored by Tantric!A BIG THANKS to Michelle Beers-Welch and Pat Welch for allowing us to use such an amazing truck for our flyers and awards. Also, a huge thank you to Southern Tire, Dusty Kaotik Abel with Rapid Signs, Pullen Air Conditioning, Inc., Live Canvas Tattoo Parlour, Custom Plug Love, The Social Club Barbershop, Boudreaux CollisionCenter, ForPlay Customs, Rebellion-On The-River, Vapors Inn, River Parish Disposal, Southern Inflatables, and RPM Graphics for their sponsorships! And much appreciation goes to Toasta Püblik Bread for MC’ing and Andrew Hanson with Big Easy Sound & Lighting for the stage and sound!