For a better experience, click the Compatibility Mode icon above to turn off Compatibility Mode, which is only for viewing older websites.

The A.J. Drexel Autism Institute Awarded $10 Million for Advancing Equitable Strategies and Reducing Barriers for Autistic Individuals of All Ages

Learn More

A.J. Drexel Autism Institute Awarded $2.5 Million Grant for Research to Support Healthy and Equitable Life Outcomes for Autistic Youth and Young Adults

Learn More

EARLI Study Photo

We focus on public health oriented, community-based approaches to prevent disability and improve the quality of life of individuals with ASD.

Learn More


Autism Services, Education, Resources and Training Collobrative (ASERT),  Pennsylvania’s leading source of autism-related resources and information

Learn More

Mobile REACH - Resources and Education for Autism and Community Health

Learn more

The A.J. Drexel Autism Institute was founded 10 years ago as the first autism research center in the US to focus on public health research in autism. Our work is grounded in community engagement, and many of the  research questions from our transdisciplinary team address issues at the population level.

Mission Statement

The AJ Drexel Autism Institute pioneers research to better understand autism and drive impactful change in our communities and worldwide. 

Vision Statement

A more inclusive world where all people can participate and flourish. 


Follow Us

Twitter Icon FB Icon Linked In icon