Telethon Kids Institute: Autism Research Team – Studies

Telethon Kids Institute: Autism Research Team Studies - participants sought for two new studies.


The Autism Research Team are recruiting eligible families to join their current research projects:

Oxytocin Nasal Spray Clinical Trial:

This is a double-blinded clinical trial that is testing Oxytocin nasal spray to see if it enhances social functioning in children with autism. The randomised medication Oxytocin or Placebo is delivered intra-nasally twice daily over 15 weeks.

Read the flyer above to check the eligibility criteria then find out more about the Oxytocin Trial:

Find out more:

Phone Jo Granich on 9489 7749 or:

Grandparents Study:

Do you have a child with autism?  Do you have a grandchild (without or with autism), through a daughter?

If you answered YES to both the above questions, there is an exciting new study which may interest you.  If you are willing to participant in the research and for more information:

Find out more:

Phone Rebekka Jooste on 9489 7673 or:

This survey has been sponsored by Telethon Kids Institute as part of the DDWA partnerships development initiative.