She was hired as a joint faculty member in 2011 through a partnership between UAB and Glenwood.
Alabama sees a 50 percent increase but rates are the lowest among study sites, which could mean children are not being diagnosed and are not receiving services.
Autism in Alabama is the topic of a free lecture Jan. 19, presented as part of the UAB Discussion Book Dialogues series.
Do the eyes have it? UAB’s Discussion Book Dialogues series begins Sept. 15 with a lecture on emotion recognition in autism.
An interactive computer program helps some kids with autism spectrum disorders learn concepts behind facial expressions.