Research Studies

It is an exciting time for learning new information about autism. Researchers around the world are collaborating to examine topics including genetics, epidemiology, treatments, and more. In this section you will find current research opportunities. To participate in one of the studies listed below, click on the study and contact the person listed.

You can learn more about how to understand current research in the field of autism in Life Journey Through Autism: A Parent's Guide to Research, published by the Organization for Autism Research. This resource has been written to help parents find information about autism, distinguish between research-based and non-research-based information, evaluate research studies as they apply to their own situations. You will also learn about what to look for if you are considering participation in a research study.

Patient Recruitment for Studies Conducted by the NIMH, NIH offers information about current clinical trials. Also, you can learn about autism research at the Kennedy Krieger Institute and at the National Institute of Mental Health.

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