Get Involved

High-quality, cutting-edge research is critical to advancing best practices within the autism field. Your child’s participation in current research helps keep Rady Children’s at the forefront of efforts to continually improve our knowledge and understanding of autism spectrum disorders, treatment methodologies and quality of care.

If you would like information about current or upcoming studies or are interested in participating in research now or in the future, please complete our Research Interest Form. We are also currently seeking participants for several of the following studies:

Current projects:

  • AIM-HI Project
  • CPRT Study – Community PRT, school-based study (flyer.)
  • REACH Project – Genetics Study (website(brochure).
    New research by the REACH Project investigators at the Autism Discovery Institute and UC San Diego finds that autism genes are prone to mutation. Check out the video here!
  • Social Motivation Study (flyer.)
  • Autism Impact Measure
  • Brain Imaging of Neural Networks Study (website)