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Ami Klin, Ph.D.

Chief of Autism and Related Disorders, Marcus Autism Center
Department of Pediatrics, Emory University School of Medicine


Research Description

Ami Klin is the Chief of Autism and Related Disorders of the Marcus Autism. Dr. Klin is also a Georgia Research Alliance Eminent Scholar at Emory University and director of the Division of Autism and Related Developmental Disabilities in the Department of Pediatrics at Emory University School of Medicine.  Dr. Klin is an internationally recognized psychologist and researcher.  Dr. Klin's primary research activities focused on the social mind and brain, and aspects of autism from infancy through adulthood. In his most noted work, Klin used eye-tracking technology to visualize and measure social engagement, allowing him to monitor infants who potentially have an autism spectrum disorder (ASD).  His research goal is to identify individuals with ASD as early as possible so that potential therapies can have their maximal effect.


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