Research by Topic: Autism journal

Podcast: Improving early detection of ASD by listening to parents

Published January 29, 2018

On this week’s podcast, Dr. Lori Sacrey of the University of Alberta highlights findings from a multi-site study she led that investigated how well parent report measures could predict an ASD diagnosis for at-risk infants. Plus, the journal Autism decided to move away from the puzzle piece symbol in this new era of autism research.

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A new era for autism research, and for the journal Autism

Published January 26, 2018

The landscape of autism research is changing. With increased calls for autism research funding, there has also been increased focus on improving autism services across the lifespan. The journal Autism has decided to move away from the puzzle piece symbol and redesign their cover. They explain why in an editorial here.

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Autism Journal publishes entire issue on females with ASD

Published July 28, 2017

The journal Autism has compiled and published an entire issue dedicated to females with ASD.  The editors published a special call for studies on this topic and put them together here:  Most of them are open access and can be downloaded free of charge.   Thank you to William Mandy and  Meng-Chuan Lai for their extraordinary efforts […]

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