Study Participants Ages 35-75 with & without ASD needed for Clinical Rearch Study

Published: April 12th, 2019

Category: News

The Sensorimotor Abnormalities and Their Neural Mechanisms in Autism Spectrum Disorder 

The Neurocognitive and Behavioral Development lab (NBDlab) currently is seeking individuals with and without Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) for participation in a clinical research study. This study aims to better understand the wide range of symptoms that are present in this disorder and determine their brain bases.
Eligible individuals will be asked to complete the following non-invasive tests:

  • Questions about medical, developmental and family history
  • Autism diagnostic evaluation
  • Puzzles, games
  • Tests of fine motor performance
  • Tests of gross motor coordination
  • Tests of brain anatomy and function

Locations: Testing will be conducted at UF (Gainesville campus) and UF McKnight Brain Institute. All procedures have been approved by our local Institutional Review Board.

Are you eligible?

  • Between the ages of 35 to 75 years
  • Received a diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)
    OR
  • Have not received a diagnosis of ASD

If you’re unsure if you meet the requirements, call or email a member of the study team:
Zheng Wang, Ph.D.
Principal Investigator
nbd.lab@phhp.ufl.edu
352-294-5309
Study ID:IRB201801378 Date Approved: 3/26/2019