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Science Cafe: What Causes Autism?

Thursday, December 27, 2012

Tacoma

Autism is now considered the most common developmental disorder. But what causes this pattern of impairments in social communication and behavior that we term autism? Join UW's Raphael Bernier, PhD, to explore how recent scientific advances have helped identify many of the causes of autism and provide insight into the development of the social brain.

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