Researchers have developed a new method to map and track the function of brain circuits affected by autism spectrum disorder (ASD) in boys using brain imaging.
In recognition of National Autism Awareness Month, Dr. Kevin Pelphrey discussed autism, the AND Institute, and the work he plans to accomplish.
A GW researcher hopes to use robotic systems to engage children with autism socially and emotionally.
Kevin Pelphrey, a global leader in autism research, and $5 million investment will transform GW into a top research and treatment center for adolescents and young adults with autism.
Roy Richard Grinker, a GW anthropologist, comments on a recent study that suggests an increase in the prevalence of autism.
GW hosted one in a national series of town hall meetings focused on housing and residential supports for adults with autism.
GW faculty, staff and students are “shining a light” on neurodiversity, with a focus on transitions.
Members of Congress, governors, scientists, policy experts and activists attended the first-ever Autism Speaks national policy and action summit, hosted by the George Washington University.
Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development award will help Chiara Manzini continue study of gene linked to autism.
GW kicks off its new initiative by addressing the Congressional Autism Caucus and hosting a research symposium.