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)

  • Tenenbaum, EJ; Carpenter, KLH; Sabatos-DeVito, M; Hashemi, J; Vermeer, S; Sapiro, G; Dawson, G (2020) A Six-Minute Measure of Vocalizations in Toddlers with Autism Spectrum Disorder. Autism Res, [doi], [abs]
  • MacDuffie, KE; Munson, J; Greenson, J; Ward, TM; Rogers, SJ; Dawson, G; Estes, A (2020) Sleep Problems and Trajectories of Restricted and Repetitive Behaviors in Children with Neurodevelopmental Disabilities. J Autism Dev Disord, [doi], [abs]
  • Dawson, G; Campbell, K; Hashemi, J; Lippmann, SJ; Smith, V; Carpenter, K; Egger, H; Espinosa, S; Vermeer, S; Baker, J; Sapiro, G (2020) Author Correction: Atypical postural control can be detected via computer vision analysis in toddlers with autism spectrum disorder. Scientific Reports, 10, 616, [doi], [abs]
  • 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]