Research Updates

April 21, 2016
Groundbreaking initiative combines web-based registry with DNA analysis to accelerate autism research and speed discovery of treatments, supports
November 23, 2015
Kennedy Krieger’s X-ALD Research Group to Evaluate Viking’s Thyroid Beta Agonists, including VK0214
November 02, 2015
Discovery Could Improve Understanding of Neurodegenerative Diseases
September 18, 2015
Kennedy Krieger Institute statement on recommendation to add X-linked Adrenoleukodystrophy (ALD) to the United States newborn Recommended Uniform Screening Panel (RUSP)
August 26, 2015
Funding to Support Expansion of the Nation’s Largest Online Autism Research Initiative
July 30, 2015
Funding award helps to put autism on the path to increased collaboration among researchers and the autism community
June 03, 2015
NIH-funded effort finds therapeutic hypothermia no more effective than normal temperature control for children
March 10, 2015
Researchers at the Kennedy Krieger Institute recently announced study results showing the influence of gender on the brain development and function of children with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD).
February 04, 2014
Dr. Paul Lipkin to lead national online autism registry and research enterprise
January 27, 2014
Kennedy Krieger researchers develop valid and accurate model for FSHD


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Bradley L. Schlaggar, M.D., Ph.D., Named President and CEO of Kennedy Krieger Institute

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