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Research Goal

SPARK is an autism research study and a growing community of autistic individuals, their families, and researchers on a mission to advance the understanding of autism. SPARK’s mission is to improve the lives of people with autism by identifying the causes of autism and informing more effective therapies, treatments, services, and supports.


People diagnosed with autism, their biological parents, and at least one of their siblings can participate.

Study Dates

03/01/2024 - 02/28/2025


Northeast USA (ME, MA, NH, VT, RI, PA, MD, CT, NY, NJ )

Study Site

Yale Child Study Center

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