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Webinar Collection

Welcome to the UCSD Autism Center of Excllence's Webinar Collection.

Sept. 24, 2020

SPARKā€”The Largest Autism Genetics Study In The Country

 


Webinar FAQ

  1. If only one biological parent is available, can me and my child still participate? 
    • Yes, you can participate even if only one parent is available. 
  2. If I am an adoptive parent, can my child with autism still participate? 
    • Yes, please reach out to your local coordinator for more details.  
  3. If I have another child without a diagnosis of autism, will they be able to provide a sample? 
    • Yes, if one of your children has formal diagnosis, a sibling without autism will be able to contribute a sample.  
  4. If I have child that is suspected on the autism spectrum, will my family be able to participate in SPARK? 
    • Unfortunately, this study requires one child to have a formal diagnosis of autism. 
For more frequently asked questions, visit our SPARK FAQ page.