UW Radiology

Inside Imaging – April 2016: Natalia M. Kleinhans

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Natalia M. Kleinhans, Ph.D. an Associate Professor of Radiology and a member of the UW Autism Center and the Radiology Integrated Brain Imaging Center (IBIC) was awarded a UW Royalty Research Fund award for $37,821.

Dr. Kleinhans’s proposal, “Investigation of Limbic System Alterations in Autism Spectrum Disorders: An ERP (Event-Related Potentials) Study of Olfactory Processing” will investigate whether the temporal properties of brain activity in response to pleasant and aversive odors yields a sensitive and specific biomarker for identifying very young children with autism.

Congratulations to Dr. Kleinhans for receiving this competitive award!

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