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Autism: Genetic Discoveries, Novel Assessment Systems, and Behavioral Intervention

Please join renowned Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences faculty as they present groundbreaking research, innovative assessment tools, and pioneering treatment programs with the potential to transform the lives of millions with ASD. Presenters: M. Chiara Mancini, Ph.D., associate professor, Department of Neuroscience and Cell Biology, Child Health Institute of New Jersey, Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson … Read More

Kessler Foundation Launches Center for Autism Research

https://www.roi-nj.com/2022/04/14/healthcare/kessler-foundation-launches-center-for-autism-research/ — Kessler Foundation on Wednesday announced the opening of the Center for Autism Research, which will be led by Helen Genova, neuroscientist and associate director, and is dedicated to developing evidence-based research for children, adolescents, and adults on the autism spectrum. This new facility, located at 120 Eagle Rock Ave. in East Hanover has meeting … Read More

Awards and Recognition

Please join us in congratulating BHI’s own Dr. Wayne Fisher, Director of the Rutgers University Center for Autism Research, Education, and Services and Dr. Cathleen Piazza, Director of the Pediatric Feeding Disorders Program, for their recent and upcoming awards. Dr. Fisher received the Michael Hemingway Behavior Analysis Award from the Behavior Analyst Certification Board (https://www.bacb.com/hemingway-award/) … Read More

Support RUCARES – Rutgers Giving Day is Here!

Today is Rutgers Giving Day. Please consider supporting the Rutgers Brain Health Institute with a generous donation. Encourage your friends and family to support BHI as well by forwarding this e-mail and posting on your social media accounts. Your generous donation will help support BHI Centers (RUCARES, CAHBIR, CCNP, RARC and RUADRC), activities and programming … Read More

Save the Date: 2021 RUCARES Autism Conference on October 28th

Pending University approval, The Rutgers University Center for Autism Research, Education, and Services (RUCARES) will hold its inaugural symposium on October 28, 2021, at the Rutgers University Inn and Conference Center (178 Ryders Lane; New Brunswick, NJ 08901). Please mark your calendars and stay tuned for additional information.