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Lurie Institute for Disability Policy

The Lurie Institute assisted the Nancy Lurie Marks Family Foundation in hosting its annual summer workshop entitled "Harnessing Technology to Improve the Lives of People with Autism." The event was held at the Heller School on July 23, 2014 and featured Roslind Picard, ScD, FIEEE; Elizabeth Torres, PhD; William Kiernan, PhD; Christine Ashby, PhD and Matt Goodwin, PhD as guest speakers. In addition, there was a screening of the documentary "I Want to Say" which tells the story of how assistive technology can help to unlock the voices of children with autism.

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