AUTISM:

Autism is a complex neurobehavioral condition that includes impairments in social interaction and developmental language and communication skills combined with rigid, repetitive behaviors.

Through our One Mind Rising Star Awards grant program and other funding support channels, One Mind has supported the following scientists in their important and influential autism focused research:

 

Susan Bookheimer, Ph.D.
Director of the Staglin/One Mind Center for Cognitive Neuroscience
University of California, Los Angeles
Kafui Dzirasa, M.D., Ph.D.
Closed Loop Actuators to Repair Brain Circuit Dysfunction
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Duke University
2013 Rising Star Awardee
Devanand Manoli, M.D., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry
University of California, San Francisco
Vikaas Sohal, M.D., Ph.D.
Abnormalities in the brain's structure and activity may lead to symptoms of schizophrenia and autism
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry
University of California, San Francisco
Lauren Weiss, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Psychiatry
University of California, San Francisco