Daniel W. Mruzek, Ph.D.

Daniel W. Mruzek, Ph.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 671
Rochester, NY 14642

Administrative: (585) 275-6605
Fax: (585) 275-3366

Research Bio

Dr. Mruzek's primary research interest is Autism Spectrum Disorders.

Recent Journal Articles

Aman, M. G., Smith, T., Arnold, L. E., Corbett-Dick, P., Tumuluru, R., Hollway, J. A., Hyman, S.L., Mendoza-Burchamc, M., Pan, X., Mruzek. D.W., Lecavalier, L., Levato, L., Silverman, L. B. & Handen, B. "A review of atomoxetine effects in young people with developmental disabilities." Research in Developmental Disabilities. 2014; 35(6): 1412-1424.
Stodden RA, Mruzek DW. "An introduction to postsecondary education and employment of persons with autism and developmental disabilities." Focus on Autism and Other Developmental Disabilities. 2010; 25: 131-133.
2008 Jun
Liptak GS, Benzoni LB, Mruzek DW, Nolan KW, Thingvoll MA, Wade CM, Fryer GE. "Disparities in diagnosis and access to health services for children with autism: data from the National Survey of Children's Health." Journal of developmental and behavioral pediatrics : JDBP. 2008 Jun; 29(3):152-60.
Mruzek DW, Cohen C, Smith T. "Contingency contracting with children with autism spectrum disorder in a public school setting". Journal of Developmental and Physical Disabilities. 2007; .
Smith T, Mruzek DW, Wheat L, Hughes C. "Error correction in discrimination training for children with autism". Behavior Modification. 2006; .

Current Appointments

Associate Professor - Department of Pediatrics, Neurodevelopmental & Behavioral Pediatrics (SMD) - Primary


PhD | Psychology | Ohio State University1996
MA | Psychology | Ohio State University1992
BA | Psychology | University of Toledo1987

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Franklin County Board of Mental Retardation and Developmental Disabilities, Columbus, OH; Supervisor: Susan N. Sherwood, PhD 1998