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Nick has an autism spectrum disorder and exhibited extreme self-injurious behavior before his arrival at Kennedy Krieger's neurobehaviora unit. Since then, Nick has thrived, thanks to the support provided by his family and his Kennedy Krieger team. View video

Matthew is non-verbal and has an autism spectrum disorder. A patient of Kennedy Krieger's Center for Autism and Related Disorders for more than a decade, he has blossomed with the support of his therapists and teachers. View video

Join the Interactive Autism Network (IAN), the US's Participant-Powered Autism Research Network, and help advance findings about autism's causes, treatments, and therapies. View video

Research Initiatives

SPARK for Autism Study

Kennedy Krieger Institute is one of a select group of 21 leading national research institutions chosen by SFARI to participate in SPARK - a groundbreaking initiative combining web-based registry with DNA analysis to accelerate autism research and speed discovery of treatments and supports. Learn more >

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IAN Community

The nation's largest online autism research initiative, IAN collects data from families online and connects participants with studies. 

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What we know about Autism:

Ted Talksasks individuals & families to become part of the solution by joining IAN. WATCH