Studies Related to Infants current as of Wednesday, September 20, 2017
Click on the study title below to receive contact information, brochures and more in-depth information.
Affective Touch Study for Infants and Toddlers
Children between 3-23 months of age
You will receive a $25 gift card to Amazon.com at the visit.
Baby Siblings of Children with Autism
Children who are 12 to 18 months old who have an older sibling with a diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Disorder.
All families will receive $200 at the end of the study.
Biomarker-Based Test to Diagnose Autism Spectrum Disorder in Early Childhood
Children, between the ages of 18 months and 48 months, typically developing or with autism spectrum disorder/developmental delay
Evaluations, study visits, and study drug are provided at no cost. and family gets $50 per site visit.
Infants' language development
Typically developing infants between 11 months – 14 months
who were born within 3 weeks of their due date
who have had less than 4 ear infections
who hear English spoken at least 70% of the time
Children receive a toy or a book for taking part
Learning in Infants with Down syndrome
2 to 24 month old infants with Down syndrome
participants will be paid $25 after participating in a study
Typically developing infants between 2 and 24 months of age
A T-shirt, toy, or book to thank you for your participation.
Sensory Perception in Infant Siblings at Risk for ASD
Younger Siblings (between 4-18 months old) of children with and without autism and their parent
Families will be compensated for their time and get the results of the testing.
Skill Building For Infants With Down Syndrome
4 to 18 month old infants with Down syndrome
Families will receive $50.00 for their time upon completion of the study.
The Effects of Visual and Auditory Stimulation on Exploration in Infancy
12-24 month infants with hearing loss
A T-shirt, toy or book, as well as $25.
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