AutismLink Conferences

2008 Pittsburgh Autism Expo

Friday, October 24, 2008 8 a.m.

Crowne Plaza Hotel, Pittsburgh, PA
Pittsburgh, PA 15219


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Keynote Speaker, David Kirby, Author, Evidence of Harm David Kirby has been a professional journalist for 17 years, and has written for The New York Times for more than a decade. David Kirby's first book "Evidence of Harm, Mercury in Vaccines and the Autism Epidemic debuted at number 27 on The New York Times bestseller list. The book has sparked a national debate and Kirby has appeared on such varied media venues as Meet the Press, The Today Show, Imus in the Morning, Montel Williams and Air America.

Dr. Russell Blaylock-- Dr. Blaylock is a board certified neurosurgeon, author and lecturer. He attended the LSU School of Medicine in New Orleans and completed his general surgical internship and neurosurgical residency at the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston, South Carolina. During his residency he ran the neurology program for one year and did a fellowship in neurosurgery after his residency. For the past 25 years he has practiced neurosurgery in addition to having a nutritional practice. He recently retired from both practices to devote full time to nutritional studies and research.

Len Brancewicz and Joe DiMatteo are registered pharmacists, board-certified clinical nutritionists, and homeopaths. Len Brancewicz, NMD, CCN, DHPh, RPh and Joseph DiMatteo, NMD, CCN, DHPh, RPh are the hosts of the popular "Ask The Pharmacist" show on XM Satellite radio! The America's Nutrition Hour radio show is broadcasted on XM Satellite Radio Channel 170 Nationwide!

Dr. Philip DeMio -- Dr. DeMio is the father of a child with autism, and has been an M.D. for over twenty years. He graduated from the Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine with honors in metabolism, women and children’s health, and neurosciences. Prior to medical school he taught and worked in the organic chemistry laboratory at Creighton University in Omaha Nebraska. He is a DAN! physician, an author of medical topics including alternative and conventional medicine, and is accredited for speaking nationally on medical topics including brain toxicology, nutrition, and use of supplements in health and disease for children and adults.

Cheryl Leuthaeuser, DO -- Dr. Cheryl has extensive experience in working with children on the autism spectrum. Through the use of SRT, osteopathic manipulation, nutritional supplements and a variety of chelating agents, wonderful results have been achieved. Dr. Leuthaeuser is a graduate of Ohio University and the Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine (OUCOM). She completed her residency in Family Medicine at The Cleveland Clinic’s South Pointe Hospital where she continues to train medical students as an OUCOM Clinical Associate Professor of Family Medicine.

Kelly Dorfman, M.S., L.N. -- Kelly Dorfman is a health program planner and nutritionist with twenty five years of clinical experience. Her specialty is developing nutrition and lifestyle strategies to address complex health problems from autism to bone loss to rare genetic disorders. Physicians and other medical professionals refer cases to her for insight when traditional methods do not attain optimal r