Research

The collaborative CART team of clinicians and scientists pursue groundbreaking investigations. Excellence in clinical care and optimization of outcomes require innovative, rigorous scientific methods. CART scientists then disseminate these findings to the community in order to promote best practices in clinical care and treatment and to help caregivers understand scientific discoveries.



Open Research Studies

Leading-edge research drives innovation and progress in all areas of CART, from clinical care and treatment to education and advocacy. You can volunteer to participate in a resaerch study.


CART Pilot Grants

CART awards grants annually to fund pilot and/or feasibility studies.


Key Initatives

CART scientists pursue groundbreaking investigations to uncover the underlying causes of ASD, identify markers of risk and prognosis, and advance the science of ASD treatments.


NIH Autism Center of Excellence

For the third consecutive cycle, NIH awards UCLA an ACE Center grant.