The Future of SPARK
Date Published: December 2019
In this recorded webinar, Dr. Wendy Chung, the principal investigator of the SPARK study, shares information about SPARK’s long-term goals and activities.
Who is Wendy Chung?
Wendy Chung, M.D., Ph.D., oversees all aspects of SPARK. She also leads the Simons Searchlight Project, a study that aims to understand genetic differences that play a role in autism. She currently directs the clinical genetics program at Columbia University, where she performs human genetics research. She also assesses children with autism and other intellectual disabilities, using advanced sequencing techniques to identify the genetic basis of underlying neurological conditions.