Participate in Research

Atlanta Autism Consortium (AAC) - Information on Atlanta area autism research

Child Development Survey - Online infant screening study for children 9 to 36 months (parents or clinicians can complete with parental consent required). - Search for the latest government-funded research studies on "autism"

SPARKSimons Foundation Powering Autism Research for Knowledge

A Study in Perceived Object Functionality - Online survey study sponsored by Clemson University to find out how adults with autism spectrum disorder use common objects on a daily basis

Language Treatment Study - This treatment study focuses on language development in children with autism spectrum disorder (4 to 7 years of age).

Use of Technology to Aid in Diagnosis – This diagnostic study looks at the use of technology to help a clinician make a diagnosis of ASD. For children with an ASD diagnosis ages 18 months – 6 years 11 months.

Parent-Assisted Social Communication Assessment – This study examines the feasibility of parents performing interactive social, behavioral assessments on their children. (Children ages 6 to 60 months). Download the flyer

Sensory Sensitivity – Online survey study about how adults (18+) with autism spectrum disorder and/or anxiety disorder experience pain.

Join Our Research Network

To inquire about collaborative research opportunities, please contact Opal Ousley, PhD, at and add the word RESEARCH to the subject line. Dr. Ousley will help direct you to the appropriate faculty research member at the Emory Autism Center, or other researcher within the broader Emory community.