Explore Autism Spectrum Disorders

The Autism Spectrum Disorders division is conducting research to answer questions about the diagnosis and treatment of autism spectrum disorders.

Volunteers are needed to participate in several research projects. In general, participants must:

  • Be healthy
  • Be diagnosed with an Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • Have been in stable treatment for 4 weeks

Additional screening will be conducted to assess specific study requirements. There is no additional cost to participate in these studies. For more information, please call 757.446.5176.

Sponsored by EVMS Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Social sensory study

Our investigators are looking at the relation between cognitive, sensory and social factors in adults with ASD. If you (or your child) are a healthy young adult between the age of 16 and 30, have a diagnosis of autism spectrum disorder and have been on stable medication for at least 4 weeks, you may be eligible to participate in the study. There are no additional costs to participate in this study. All participants will be compensated for their time. For more information about the study, please call 757.446.5176.


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