Atlantic General Hospital is sponsoring the third annual Autism Awareness Conference from 4 to 6 p.m. Aug. 13 at the Atlantic Hotel, 2 N. Main St., Berlin, Maryland.

This event is free to the community. Dinner will be provided and registration is required to

Guest speakers include Jim Brannon, from Atlantic General Hospital, who will discuss intern growth and development through the Project Search program; Maureen van Stone, Kennedy Krieger Institute, who will discuss transition planning for students with disabilities; and Deepa Menon, Kennedy Krieger Institute, who will discuss medical and genetic updates in Autism.

For more, call 410-629-6820 or email