Asides

Science in the holidays

It’s school holiday time in New South Wales, so take a look at some of the ongoing autism research projects taking place in Sydney.

Study of language and cognition in autism

Location: Macquarie University.
Looking for: 5- to 12-year-olds

Talking brains: A study of speech production in autism

Location: Macquarie University.
Looking for: 8- to 16-year-olds

Emotion regulation and empathy in children with autism

Location: Sydney University
Looking for: 5- to 9-year-olds

Speech development in children with an autism spectrum disorder

Location: Sydney University (or at home)
Looking for: 2- to 6-year-olds

If that isn’t enough, check out the Autism Spectrum Australia (Aspect) webpage for more opportunities to participate in research