Autism spectrum disorders (ASD)
1 in 66 children in Canada have autism spectrum disorder, deeply impacting the quality of life of those who are affected and their families. Brain Canada-funded researchers are working to implement new interventions to help children from coast to coast reach their potential.
Making a significant difference in the lives of people in Canada doesn’t happen in a vacuum. It takes a network of visionary partners committed to investing in change. As a national convenor and facilitator, Brain Canada works with partners from coast to coast to drive innovative brain research. Some of our partners in supporting autism research include: