Texas Tech’s Burkhart Center Pivotal in Autism Education, Research
March 26, 2014
World Autism Awareness Day begins month-long awareness crusade.
Burkart Center for Autism Education and Research
World Autism Awareness Day is April 2. In November 2013, Texas Tech University opened
a new chapter in autism research and education, cutting the ribbon on the new Burkhart Center for Autism Education and Research.
The center has become a leader statewide and nationally, and experts are available
for interviews related to Autism Awareness Month.
Wes Dotson, assistant professor and interim co-director, Burkhart Center, and director of Outpatient
Services, (806) 834-0783, or firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Behavior Support Clinic
- Current ongoing research
- Early Intervention Services
- Parents’ Night Out and other opportunities for parent participation
Janice Magness, interim co-director, Burkhart Center, and director of Burkhart Transition
Academy, (806) 834-3725 or email@example.com
- Transition Academy for young adults
- Autism Walk (April 27)
- Family Fun Events in the summer, summer camps
- Autism conference, upcoming lectures
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