Featured Events

March 2023

UF Research Day

Drs. Soda, Ibañez, and Peters represent UFHealth CAN at UF Research Day.

CAN attends research day

March 2o23

FDA approves first treatment for Rett Syndrome

Daybue, an oral solution, is approved for treatment for Rett Syndrome.

researcher uses microscope



STOMP the SWAMP for Autism is a fundraising event to benefit the Center for Autism and Related Disabilities hosted by the UF student group Impact Autism. We have performances, fitness competitions, music, arts and crafts, and more! This event is for everyone, including all friends, family, students, and staff.



National Family Caregiver Month

National Family Caregivers Month – celebrated each November — is a time to recognize and honor family caregivers across the country. UF CAN recognizes our incredible and selfless caregivers of people living with Autism and Neurodevelopmental conditions. Thank you for all that you do! YOU ARE INCREDIBLE.



Autism Acceptance Month

April is Autism Acceptance/Acceptance/Appreciation Month, where we celebrate difference, promote awareness and spread knowledge about people living with Autism. Stay connected to the UF Center for Autism and Related Disabilities Facebook page for events related to Acceptance Month.

autism acceptance month

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