New CARA Publications
Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) is considered a global public health concern, yet little is known about ASD in sub-Saharan Africa. Read some of the key publications by members of CARA under our publications section.
The Centre for Autism Research in Africa (CARA) is an interdisciplinary clinical research programme based in the Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Cape Town.
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Tuesday, 19 February 2019
Spectrum Publication: How to help autistic children in South Africa

Dr Lauren Franz and Prof Petrus de Vries recently published a summary of their ongoing work at CARA in the on-line research platform "Spectrum".

Publication Date:
Tue, 05 Feb 2019 - 09:30
Prof de Vries elected as a Fellow of the International Society for Autism Research (INSAR)

Professor Petrus de Vries, head of CARA, was recently elected as a Fellow of the International Society for Autism Research (INSAR).

Publication Date:
Wed, 23 May 2018 - 17:45
CARA receives INSAR Cultural Diversity Research Award!

CARA just named as the recipient of the INSAR 2018 Cultural Diversity Research Award!

Publication Date:
Thu, 03 May 2018 - 20:15
Autism research in Africa

A new blog entitled Autism research in Africa was recently published in the open access journal Global Health, Epidemiology and Genomics. The blog was written by CARA members Prof Petrus de Vries and Josh Yeatman. 

Publication Date:
Mon, 30 Apr 2018 - 09:15