Kevin Pelphrey

Harrison-Wood Jefferson Scholars Foundation Professor of Neurology

Dr. Pelphrey is a leader in groundbreaking research on autism, using brain science to develop biologically based tools for detecting and tailoring treatments for individuals on the autism spectrum. He has had extensive experience teaching and conducting research at leading institutions like Carnegie Mellon, Duke, and Yale. Most recently, Pelphrey served as the Carbonell Family Professor in Autism & Neurodevelopmental Disorders at George Washington University, as well as the founding director of the Autism and Neurodevelopmental Disorders Institute.