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  • Durkin, M., Ellis Weismer, S., Rubenstein, E., Wiggins, L. (2021). A preliminary epidemiologic study of social (pragmatic) communication disorder relative to autism spectrum disorder and developmental disability without social communication deficits. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders 51(8), 2686-2696. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10803-020-04737-4

  • Zoran S, Turcott C, Whitehead A, Hrabik L, Harris A, Scott Schwoerer J. Rapid Transition to Telemedicine During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Medical Genetics Experience. WMJ. 2021 Oct;120(3):218-221. PMID: 34710304.  https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/34710304/
  • Reiser, C., Birkeland, L., Redlinger-Grosse, K., Anderson, K., Zaleski, C. (2021). 6 feet apart but working together. Journal of Genetic Counseling, 30(4), 1069-1073. https://doi.org/10.1002/jgc4.1408

  • Modaff, P., Legare, J.M., Tunkel, D.E., Gough, E., Bober, M.B., Hashmi, S.S., Hecht, J.T., Little, M.E., Pauli, R.M., Rodriguez-Buritica, D., Serna, M.E., Smid, C.J., Hoover-Fong, J.E. (2021). Otolaryngology utilization in patients with achondroplasia: Results from the CLARITY study. The Laryngoscope. https://doi.org/10.1002/lary.29915

  • Legare, J.M., Villegas, M.A., Okenfuss, E., Savarirayan, R., White, K., Hoover-Fong, J., Bober, M.B., Duker, A. (2021). Multidisciplinary care of neurosurgical patients with genetic syndromes. Neurosurgery Clinics of North America, 33(1), 7-15. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.nec.2021.09.002

  • Durkin, M.S., Shaw K.A., Maenner M.J., Bakian A.V., Bilder D.A., Furnier S.M., Hughes M.M., Patrick M., Pierce K., Salinas A., Shenouda J., Vehorn A., Warren Z., Zahorodny W., Constantino J.N., DiRienzo M., Esler A., Fitzgerald R.T., Grzybowski A., Hudson A., Spivey M.H., Ali A., Andrews J.G., Baroud T., Gutierrez J., Hallas L., Hall-Lande J., Hewitt A., Lee L.C., Lopez M., Mancilla K.C., McArthur D., Pettygrove S., Poynter J.N., Schwenk Y.D., Washington A., Williams S., Cogswell M.E. (2021). Early identification of autism spectrum disorder among children aged 4 years – autism and developmentaldisabilities monitoring network, 11 sites, United States, 2018. MMWR Surveillance Summaries, 70(10), 1-14. https://doi.org/10.15585/mmwr.ss7010a1

  • Durkin, M.S., Furnier, S.M., Baker, M.W. (2021). Correction: Furnier et al. Translating molecular technologies into routine newborn screening practice. Int. J. Neonatal Screen.2020, 6, 80. International Journal of Neonatal Screening, 7(4), 66. https://doi.org/10.3390/ijns7040066

  • Durkin, M.S., Ellis Weismer, S., Tomblin, J.B., Bolt, D., Palta, M. (2021). A preliminary epidemiologic study of social (pragmatic) communication disorder in the context of developmental language disorder. International Journal of Language and Communication Disorders, 56(6), 1235-1248. https://doi.org/10.1111/1460-6984.12664

  • Durkin, M.S., Rubenstein, E., Ehrenthal, D.B., Mallinson, D.C., Bishop, L. Kuo, H.H. (2021) Birth outcomes affecting infants of mothers with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Paediatric Perinatal Epidemiology, 25(6), 706-716. https://doi.org/10.1111/ppe.12765

  • Smith DaWalt, L., Hickey, E., Hudock, R., Esler, A., Mailick, M. (2021). Impact of working together for adults with autism spectrum disorder: A multifamily group intervention. Journal of Neurodevelopmental Disorders, 13(1), 44. https://doi.org/10.1186/s11689-021-09395-w

  • Hong J, DaWalt L, Baker MW, Berry-Kravis EM, Mailick MR. Is FMR1 CGG Repeat Number Polymorphism Associated With Phenotypic Variation in the General Population? Report From a Cohort of 5,499 Adults. Front Psychiatry. 2021 Aug 11;12:727085. doi: 10.3389/fpsyt.2021.727085. PMID: 34456771; PMCID: PMC8385267. https://doi.org/10.3389/fpsyt.2021.727085
  • DaWalt, L., Mailick, M.R., Hong, J., Movaghar, A., Berry-Kravis, E.M., Brilliant, M.H., Boero, J., Todd, P.K., Hall, D. (2021). Mild neurological signs in FMR1 premutation women in an unselected community-based cohort. Journal of Movement Disorders, 36(10), 2378-2386. https://doi.org/10.1002/mds.28683

  • DaWalt, L., Odom, S.L., Hall, L.J., Morin, K.L., Kraemer, B.R., Hume, K.A., McIntyre, N.S., Nowell, S.W., Steinbrenner, J.R., Tomaszewski, B., Sam, A.M. (2021). Educational interventions for children and youth with autism: A 40-year perspective. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 51(12), 4354-4369. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10803-021-04990-1

  • DaWalt, L.S., Hong, J., Kapoor, A., Maltman, N., Kim, B., Berry-Kravis, E.M., Almeida, D., Coe, C., Mailick, M. (2021). Stress and genetics influence hair cortisol in FMR1 premutation carrier mothers of children with fragile X syndrome. Psychoneuroendocrinology, 129. Volume 129, July 2021, 105266 https://doi.org/10.1016/j.psyneuen.2021.105266

  • DaWalt, L.S., Taylor, J.L., Movaghar, A., Hong, J., Kim, B., Brilliant, M., Mailick, M.R. (2021). Health profiles of adults with autism spectrum disorder: Differences between women and men. Autism Research, 14(9), 1896-1904. https://doi.org/10.1002/aur.2563

  • DaWalt, L.S., Fielding-Gebhardt, H., Fleming, K.K., Warren, S.F., Brady, N. (2021). Change in behavior problems from childhood through adolescence for children with fragile X syndrome. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 18, 1-11. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10803-021-05270-8

  • DaWalt, L.S., Movaghar, A., Page, D., Scholze, D., Hong, J., Kuusisto, F., Stewart, R., Brilliant, M., Mailick, M. (2021). Artificial intelligence-assisted phenotype discovery of fragile X syndrome in a population-based sample. Genetics in Medicine 23(7), 1273-1280. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41436-021-01144-7