Autism Symposium Registration

The Second Annual Spring Symposium for Autism and Developmental Disorders sponsored by Navicent Health and Mercer University will be held April 8, 2017, from 8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at the Navicent Health Eversole Auditorium, 877 Hemlock Street, Macon. You may tour the Autism Center from 12:00 p.m. -1:00 p.m. For questions, contact:

Wendy Brooks, Tift College of Education:  478- 301-5397

(if applicable)
 

Community Provider Informational Booth Session and participant check in will take place from 8:00- 8:30 am and there will be refreshments for your enjoyment. The symposium will kick off at 8:30 a.m. with a welcome and opening remarks from the Tift College of Education. The keynote speaker for this event is Judith Ursitti, Director of State Government Affairs for Autism Speaks. A tour of the Navicent Center for Autism will take place from 3:00 –4:30 p.m. (1014 Forsyth Street, Macon, Georgia).

We are anticipating a large group and encourage you to register early to ensure adequate seating. For questions, please contact Wendy at 478-301-5397.

DIRECTIONS TO EVERSOLE AUDITORIUM AT MEDICAL CENTER, NAVICENT HEALTH

Eversole Auditorium is located in the Peyton Anderson Health Education Center building at Medical Center, Navicent Health, in downtown Macon at 877 Hemlock Street.

GOING WEST ON 1-16:

Continue West on I-16 until it ends in Macon and merges with I-75.  Stay in one of the two left lanes and exit to I-75 South.  Get into the far right-hand lane and take the first exit, Exit 164 (Forsyth St/Hardeman Ave. Exit).  Follow directions for going south on I-75 to get to the Medical Center (see below).

GOING EAST ON U.S. 80 (Eisenhower Parkway):

Take U.S. 80 to I-75 North.  Follow directions for going North on I-75 to get to the Medical Center (see below).

GOING SOUTH ON I-75:

Take Exit 164 (Forsyth St./Hardeman Ave. Exit).  Cross Hardeman Avenue to Forsyth Street.  Turn left onto Forsyth Street.  Proceed across I-75 overpass past the access ramp.  Stay in the far right lane.  Turn right onto Spring Street.  Go to stop sign.  Turn left onto Hemlock Street.  Green Parking Deck will be on your right.

GOING NORTH ON I-75:

Take Exit 164 (Forsyth St/Hardeman Ave. Exit).  Turn right onto Forsyth Street.  Stay in the far right lane.  Turn right onto Spring Street.   Go to stop sign.  Turn left onto Hemlock Street.  Green Parking Deck will be on your right.

PARKING:

For easiest access to the Peyton Anderson Health Education Building (PAHEC), we recommend parking in the Hemlock Street Green Parking Deck.  Parking fees do not exceed $5.00 per day.

DIRECTIONS TO EVERSOLE AUDITORIUM:

The Eversole Auditorium is located on the first floor of the PAHEC building, which is on the corner of Spring and Hemlock Streets.  The main entrance is on the second floor of the building.  Please take the stairs or elevators to the first floor.  Follow the signs to Eversole Auditorium.