Current Research and Opportunities to Participate

The CAN Lab is currently running several studies related to neurodevelopment and is recruiting participants of all ages. We are currently seeking participants with Autism Spectrum Disorder, Tic Disorder, OCD, ADHD, as well as those without a neurodevelopmental disorder. 

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Below is a list of our current studies. Click the links provided to learn more about each.


Cog-Web (Ages 8+)  

The purpose of this study is to learn more about cognitive and behavioral development via web-based computer tasks and questionnaires. 

Fraser Early Beginnings (Ages 1.5-4)

The purpose of this study is to understand how the Fraser Early Beginnings program compares to other treatments. This study is only open to families enrolled in this program through Fraser.

MINT (Ages 7-17)

The goal of this study is to use functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) to identify individual-specific brain networks in children with neuropsychiatric illnesses.

SPARK (All Ages)

We are working to advance our understanding of autism by collecting DNA and information through surveys from 50,000 people with autism and their families.

Interested in Participating?
Questions About a Study?

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