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Editorial Board


Christina Nicolaidis, MD, MPH
Portland State University
Oregon Health & Science University
Portland, OR, USA

Associate Editor

Dora Raymaker, PhD*
Portland State University
Portland, OR, USA

Deputy Editors

Teal Benevides, PhD, OTR/L
Augusta University
Augusta, GA, USA

Sarah Cassidy, PhD
University of Nottingham
Nottingham, United Kingdom

Lisa Croen, PhD
Kaiser Permanente Northern California
Oakland, CA, USA

Anne Kirby, PhD, OTR/L
University of Utah
Salt Lake City, UT, USA

Brenna Maddox, PhD
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA, USA

Helen McConachie, PhD
Newcastle University
Newcastle, United Kingdom

Katherine E. McDonald
Syracuse University
Syracuse, NY, USA

Noah J. Sasson, PhD
The University of Texas at Dallas
Richardson, TX, USA

Jennifer Stevenson, PhD
Ursinus College
Collegeville, PA, USA

Anna Urbanowicz, PhD
Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology
Melbourne, Australia

Editorial Board

Simon Baron-Cohen, FBA
Cambridge University
Cambridge, United Kingdom

Julia Bascom*
Autistic Self Advocacy Network
Washington, DC, USA

Nancy Cheak-Zamora, PhD
University of Missouri
Columbia, MO, USA

Gerri Collins-Bride, RN, MS, ANP, FAAN
University of California, San Francisco
San Francisco, CA, USA

James Cusack, PhD*
London, United Kingdom

Marc Fabri, PhD
Leeds Beckett University
Leeds, United Kingdom

Eric Fombonne, MD
Oregon Health & Science University
Portland, OR, USA

Finn Gardiner, MPP, BA*
Brandeis University
Boston, MA, USA

Morénike Giwa Onaiwu, MA*
Autism Women’s Network
Houston, TX, USA

Steven Kapp, PhD*
University of Portsmouth
Portsmouth, United Kingdom

Clarissa Kripke, MD
University of California, San Francisco
San Francisco, CA, USA

Alice A. Kuo, MD, PhD, MBA
UCLA Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
Los Angeles, CA, USA

Wenn Lawson, PhD*
University of Birmingham
Birmingham, United Kingdom

Kim Musheno, BA
Autism Society of America
Bethesda, MD, USA

David Nicholas, PhD
University of Calgary
Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Jeremy Parr, MD
Newcastle University
Newcastle, United Kingdom

Alexia Rattazzi, MD
Buenos Aires, Argentina

Catherine Rice, PhD
Emory Autism Center
Atlanta, GA, USA

Scott Robertson, PhD*
Washington, DC, USA

Ralph Savarese, PhD
Grinnell College
Grinnell, IA, USA

Stephen Shore, EdD*
Adelphi University
Garden City, NY, USA

Nidhi Singhal, PhD
Action for  Autism
New Dehli, India

Kevin Stoddart, PhD
The Redpath Centre
Toronto, Ontario, Canada

TC Waisman, PCC, MA *
University of Calgary
Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Akio Wakabayashi, PhD
Chiba University
Chiba, Japan


* Editorial Board members bring expertise as researchers, scholars, clinicians, advocates, and/or community leaders. Individuals whose names are followed by an asterisk (*) openly identify as being on the autism spectrum. Many board members also bring personal experience as family members, caregivers, friends, and allies of autistic individuals.

The views, opinions, findings, conclusions and recommendations set forth in any Journal article are solely those of the authors of those articles and do not necessarily reflect the views, policy or position of the Journal, its Publisher, its editorial staff or any affiliated Societies and should not be attributed to any of them.