Postdoctoral Associate to be involved in prospective studies of infants at risk for Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) as well as toddlers and preschoolers with ASD. The Associate will join an interdisciplinary research team consisting of experts in developmental neuroscience at the Social Affective Neuroscience of Autism Program: medicine.yale.edu/lab/chawarska/.
The post-doc associate will have an opportunity to work as part of the Yale Autism Center of Excellence (ACE) Program Project (ace.yale.edu<medicine.yale.edu/lab/chawarska/autismcenter/>) team at the Yale Child Study Center (CSC) led by Prof. Chawarska. The Yale NIH ACE Research project represents a joint effort across child psychiatry, pediatrics, radiology, and statistics departments at Yale. The ACE project aims to identify prenatal and neonatal precursors of later core symptoms of ASD. The post-doc associate will also participate in studies aimed at decoding bases of comorbid symptoms in ASD in preschoolers.
Information about the Yale Social and Affective Neuroscience of Autism Program can be found here: medicine.yale.edu/lab/chawarska/