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Study Finds Few Pediatric Providers Discuss Transportation With Their Autistic Patients
Only 8 percent of pediatric providers feel prepared to assess autistic patients’ readiness to drive.
Published on Dec 16, 2021 in Press Releases
In the News: AHA Award, Human Cell Atlas, Bihormonal Bionic Pancreas, Autism in School
This week’s In the News highlights
Published on Sep 17, 2021 in Cornerstone Blog
CHOP Researchers Show Key Differences in Emotion, Adaptation Skills of Children with Autism in School Settings
Study is the largest to date to look at “real world” school conditions and how autistic children control their thoughts and emotions.
Published on Sep 1, 2021 in Press Releases
CHOP Awarded Inaugural Eagles Autism Challenge Grants
The Eagles Autism Challenge awarded $936,000 to CHOP researchers to support three clinical research projects, each of which seek to clarify the interplay of autism and co-occurring conditions.
Published on May 14, 2019 in Cornerstone Blog
LiBI Gathers Experts to Explore How Early Life Influences Neurodevelopment
LiBI, a unique collaborative effort, bridges the gap between pediatric and adult research to learn how brain and behavior develop over a lifetime.
Published on Apr 12, 2019 in Cornerstone Blog
New Grant Awarded to Study Driving Among Autistic Teens
Allison Curry, PhD, MPH, awarded a new grant for a project with the potential to help change the lives of many teens and young adults with autism.
Published on Jan 24, 2019 in Cornerstone Blog
In the News: New Treatment Option for Ph+ ALL, Video Game for Autism and Co-occurring ADHD, Science of Pediatric Palliative Care, Frontier Programs Named
“Please play your video game,” said parents — never. Find out why this phrase may become common among caregivers of children with autism and ADHD.
Published on Jan 11, 2019 in Cornerstone Blog
Snapshot Science: Is Autism Associated With Stronger or Weaker Brain Connections?
Children and teens with autism spectrum disorder can have both stronger and weaker brain connections, depending on how one defines functional connectivity.
Published on Jan 11, 2018 in Cornerstone Blog
Researchers Take Gaming to a New Level to Help Children With Autism
Researchers are aiming for "high scores" in their studies of video games and virtual reality platforms as interventions for autism spectrum disorder.
Published on Jan 5, 2018 in Cornerstone Blog
In the News: Measuring Flexible Thinking, Managing Concussions, Tech Addiction, 2017 Pew Scholar, U.S. News & World Report
Every good researcher needs a sturdy set of tools: Whether it's a new technology that drives efficiency, the financial support that accompanies an award, or simple advice from a research mentor, all of these resources make collective breakthroughs possible.
Published on Jun 30, 2017 in Cornerstone Blog