On December 12, 2018, Pawan Sinha and Dagmar Sternad will review a recently proposed hypothesis about the nature of autism spectrum disorders (ASD) that posits that the common traits of the disorder are manifestations of an individual’s difficulty in making predictions about cause and effect.
On 26 March 2014, Ami Klin presented two new infant and toddler behavioral measures of social behaviors.
Director, Autism BrainNet
On 26 February 2014, David Amaral discussed different types of altered brain development among children with autism.
On 6 November 2013, Amanda Woodward discussed the nature and origins of children’s social understanding.
Professor of Psychology in Psychiatry, Weill Cornell Medicine
On 26 September 2013, Catherine Lord and Steven Hyman presented conceptual frameworks for autism and suggest avenues to advance the field.
On 30 May 2013, Betty Diamond discussed immune-system-mediated alterations in brain development.
On 25 April 2013, Matthew State discussed genetic discoveries in autism research and the challenges that lie ahead.