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Autism Learning Network Database

Improving global health and quality of life for children with autism spectrum disorder

Nickname: ALND
Principal Investigators: Lynn Cole, N.P., and Susan Hyman, M.D.
Funded by: Autism Speaks

Group of smiling childrenChildren with autism spectrum disorder face many barriers in accessing appropriate health care, which includes a lack of providers with the necessary training and experience. The purpose of this study is to enhance the research network while improving clinical care and conducting research on the effectiveness of quality improvement, health services, and outcomes.

  • Participants: Children ages 3 - 12.5 with an ASD diagnosis who have planned or received care at Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics.
  • Activities: Families will provide information at each clinic visit (at least annually). Additional information will be requested every 6 months.

Contact for Questions

Shane Lawson
(585) 273-3073

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