Leo Kanner’s theory of early infantile autism

Spreker(s) Dr. Frederik Boven
Naam van de organisatie Stichting Autisme Digitaal


  • webinar of 45 minutes, including time for questions
  • about the Austrian-American child psychiatrist Leo Kanner
  • and his theory of early infantile autism (later called classic autism)
  • which he first described in 1943

Target audience

  • university students and researchers interested in autism, child psychiatry in general
  • this presentation is in English


Date and time

  • February 17th, 2022
  • 20:00 – 20:45 CET


  • online lecture
  • via Zoom
  • it is possible to request a certificate of participation afterwards


  • attendance is free
  • donation for our work in general would be appreciated