Fry unveils mobile Autism clinic

President John A. Fry presented the first vehicle in the A.J. Drexel Autism Institute’s Mobile Resources and Education for Autism and Community Health program, May 29 in the Drexel quad. About 50 professors, students and associates of the Autism Institute showed up to celebrate the mobile unit’s premiere. A little… Continued

Study links autism and parental age

In a recent study published in the International Journal of Epidemiology, Drexel professor and A.J. Drexel Autism Institute Fellow Brian Lee revealed the results of his research, which identifies increased parental age as a risk factor for autism spectrum disorders in children. The study, which examined over 400,000 Swedish birth… Continued

Students design mobile autism clinic

The A.J. Drexel Autism Institute and the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design hosted an exhibition and judging event Aug. 1 for 13 students who created interior and exterior designs for a custom-made van that the institute will purchase for use as a mobile clinic. The project was… Continued