Studies, Research & Papers

Research Opportunities

Throughout the  year, there are many opportunities to participate in Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) research studies. Let’s work together to further understand ASD.

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University of Alberta and Alberta Health Services – Current Studies

Understanding Development

Seeking: infants aged 6 – 12 months with an older sibling and NO autism diagnosis
Goal: To gain a better understanding of how children develop in the first years of life

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Social ABCs with Attention Training Intervention for Toddlers with Suspected Autism

Seeking: toddlers aged 12 – 30 months, showing early signs of ASD or with a confirmed diagnosis of ASD
Goal: To improve upon an early intervention program for toddlers who show signs of ASD

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Examining Early Signs of Autism in Infants and Toddlers

Seeking: families who have a child with autism as well as a new baby between 5 and 11 months of age
Goal: measure development to understand early signs of autism; examine early signs of autism in infants and toddlers

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Autism and Vaccinations

Seeking: families who have a child with autism 12 – 24 years old
Goal: understand how parents determine whether or not to vaccinate their child

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