Improving Autism Care with Science

Event time: 
Friday, April 30, 2021 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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April is Autism Awareness Month. Join the Yale African American Affinity Group and DiversAbility at Yale for a lunch and learn with James C. McPartland, Ph.D., Professor of Child Psychiatry and Psychology at the Yale Child Study Center. Dr. McPartland will discuss improving autism care with science.
James C. McPartland, Ph.D., is a licensed child psychologist and Director of the Yale Developmental Disabilities Clinic. Dr. McPartland’s program of research investigates the brain bases of neurodevelopmental conditions to develop biologically-based tools to improve detection and treatment. He is the Principal Investigator of the Autism Biomarkers Consortium for Clinical Trials, a US-based effort to identify biomarkers to support intervention research in autism.