Twitter Chat with autism experts Wednesday at 1 p.m. ET

2 May

USA Today has an article discussing an autism chat on Twitter scheduled for tomorrow (Wednesday) at 1pm Eastern Time. The article is copied below (with apologies to USA Today): Chat with autism experts Wednesday at 1 p.m. ET.

Questions about autism science, causes, support? Join our live chat with health reporter @LizSzabo as she talks with experts, families at 1 p.m. Wednesday May 2.

The USA’s top experts will weigh in, including: Dr. David Amaral of the University of California-Davis MIND Institute; Dr. Sarah Paterson of Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia; Dr. Sarah Spence of Children’s Hospital Boston; Alison Singer of the Autism Science Foundation, Dr. Alycia Halladay, Autism Speaks‘ Director for Environmental Research, and Lisa Goring, Autism Speaks’ vice president of family services.
Bring your questions and follow #autismchat.
New to Twitter chatting?
Here’s how to get started.

1) Create an account at Twitter.com.

2) Search for our reporter under @LizSzabo and start following the account.

3) On Wednesday at 1 p.m. ET, visit Twitter.com and search for #autismchat. Save your search and you will be able to view real-time results of the chat.

4) To join the conversation, tweet your question or comment and include the hashtag #autismchat in your tweet. Make sure the entire question or comment, including hashtag, is 140 characters or less.

5) Refresh your page. You will be able to see your question appear in the conversation.
Want to get your question in early? Tweet @LizSzabo using #autismchat anytime before the chat.

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