Geraldine Dawson

Professor: Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, Pediatrics, and Psychology & Neuroscience; Director, Duke Center for Autism and Brain Development; Faculty Fellow of the Center for Child and Family Policy

Research Interests:

  • Developmental Psychology


  • Ph.D. University of Washington - 1979

Recent Publications (More Publications)

  • Rogers, SJ; Estes, A; Lord, C; Munson, J; Rocha, M; Winter, J; Greenson, J; Colombi, C; Dawson, G; Vismara, LA; Sugar, CA; Hellemann, G; Whelan, F; Talbott, M (2019) A Multisite Randomized Controlled Two-Phase Trial of the Early Start Denver Model Compared to Treatment as Usual. J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry, 58, 853-865, [doi], [abs]
  • Sabatos-DeVito, M; Murias, M; Dawson, G; Howell, T; Yuan, A; Marsan, S; Bernier, RA; Brandt, CA; Chawarska, K; Dzuira, JD; Faja, S; Jeste, SS; Naples, A; Nelson, CA; Shic, F; Sugar, CA; Webb, SJ; McPartland, JC; Autism Biomarkers Consortium for Clinical Trials, (2019) Methodological considerations in the use of Noldus EthoVision XT video tracking of children with autism in multi-site studies. Biol Psychol, 146, 107712, [doi], [abs]
  • Davlantis, KS; Estes, A; Dawson, G; Rogers, SJ (2019) A novel method for measuring learning opportunities provided by parents to young children with autism spectrum disorder. Autism, 23, 1563-1574, [doi], [abs]
  • Franz, L; Dawson, G (2019) Implementing early intervention for autism spectrum disorder: a global perspective. Pediatr Med, 2, [doi]
  • Carpenter, KLH; Baranek, GT; Copeland, WE; Compton, S; Zucker, N; Dawson, G; Egger, HL (2019) Sensory Over-Responsivity: An Early Risk Factor for Anxiety and Behavioral Challenges in Young Children. Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology, 47, 1075-1088, [doi], [abs]