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Gregory Barnes, M.D., Ph.D., is the inaugural permanent director of the University of Louisville Autism Center. Barnes comes to UofL from Vanderbilt University. Barnes also will hold the Spafford Ackerly Chair for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and faculty positions in the departments of Neurology and Pediatrics.
Lane Report: The University of Louisville and Kosair Charities dedicated the UofL Autism Center at Kosair Charities Centre April 15 in a partnership that brings under one roof an array of services to help people with autism and those who have regular interactions with them.
FOX41: It was a big step forward Friday in helping people with autism and their families, as the new University of Louisville Autism Center was dedicated.
WAVE3: A dedication was held today to celebrate the opening of the U of L Center at Kosair Charities at 1405 Burnett Ave. It's mission is to focus its research, education and care to help people with Autism Spectrum Disorder.
Courier Journal: Current efforts include, among others, pinpointing brain abnormalities that can lead to autism, understanding the role of genetics in autism and improving the social communication abilities of people with the disorder.
Multi-disciplinary partnership is unique to the region