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Executive Committee

Interdisciplinary research has the potential to answer autism’s most intractable problems.

By bringing together the range of genetics, pharmacology, public health and intervention expertise at UNC, scientists will work together on autism’s greatest challenges.

Aysenil Belger, Ph.D.

Director, Frank Porter Graham Child Development Institute
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Gabriel Dichter, Ph.D.

Associate Director, UNC Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Research Center
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Clare Harrop, Ph.D.

Research Assistant Professor and Translational Research Methodologist
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Laura Grofer Klinger

Laura Grofer Klinger, Ph.D.

Executive Director, UNC TEACCH Autism Program
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Ben Philpot

Ben Philpot, Ph.D.

Associate Director, UNC Neuroscience Center
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