Altered somatosensory processing in autism spectrum disorders: Mechanisms and emerging therapeutic opportunities
On April 24, 2019 David Ginty will present his work on the neurobiological basis of touch over-reactivity in mouse models of autism spectrum disorder (ASD), and discuss new pharmacological approaches aimed at reducing sensory over-reactivity and potentially improving cognitive and behavioral abnormalities associated with ASD.
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.