Mayada Elsabbagh

Summary

Affiliation: McGill University
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. pmc Infants at risk for autism: a European perspective on current status, challenges and opportunities
    Sven Bolte
    Center of Neurodevelopmental Disorders KIND, Department of Women s and Children s Health, Karolinska Institutet, Astrid Lindgren Children s Hospital, Q2 07, 17176 Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 22:341-8. 2013
  2. pmc The development of face orienting mechanisms in infants at-risk for autism
    Mayada Elsabbagh
    Department of Psychiatry, McGill University, 1033 Pine Avenue West, Montreal, QC, H3A 1A1, Canada
    Behav Brain Res 251:147-54. 2013
  3. pmc Disengagement of visual attention in infancy is associated with emerging autism in toddlerhood
    Mayada Elsabbagh
    Department of Psychiatry, McGill University, Quebec H3Z 1P2, Canada
    Biol Psychiatry 74:189-94. 2013
  4. pmc Infant neural sensitivity to dynamic eye gaze is associated with later emerging autism
    Mayada Elsabbagh
    Centre for Brain and Cognitive Development, Birkbeck College, University of London, London WC1E 7HX, UK
    Curr Biol 22:338-42. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Social and attention factors during infancy and the later emergence of autism characteristics
    Mayada Elsabbagh
    Centre for Brain and Cognitive Development, Birkbeck, University of London, London, UK
    Prog Brain Res 189:195-207. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Neural correlates of eye gaze processing in the infant broader autism phenotype
    Mayada Elsabbagh
    Centre for Brain and Cognitive Development, University of London, London, United Kingdom
    Biol Psychiatry 65:31-8. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Frontal cortex functioning in the infant broader autism phenotype
    Karla Holmboe
    Centre for Brain and Cognitive Development, Department of Psychological Sciences, Birkbeck, London, United Kingdom
    Infant Behav Dev 33:482-91. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Precursors to social and communication difficulties in infants at-risk for autism: gaze following and attentional engagement
    Rachael Bedford
    Centre for Research in Autism and Education, Institute of Education, University of London, 25 Woburn Square, London, UK
    J Autism Dev Disord 42:2208-18. 2012
  9. pmc Atypical audiovisual speech integration in infants at risk for autism
    Jeanne A Guiraud
    Centre for Brain and Cognitive Development, Department of Psychological Science, Birkbeck, University of London, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 7:e36428. 2012
  10. pmc The importance of the eyes: communication skills in infants of blind parents
    Atsushi Senju
    Centre for Brain and Cognitive Development, Birkbeck, University of London, Malet Street, London WC1E 7HX, UK
    Proc Biol Sci 280:20130436. 2013

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Publications17

  1. pmc Infants at risk for autism: a European perspective on current status, challenges and opportunities
    Sven Bolte
    Center of Neurodevelopmental Disorders KIND, Department of Women s and Children s Health, Karolinska Institutet, Astrid Lindgren Children s Hospital, Q2 07, 17176 Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 22:341-8. 2013
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  2. pmc The development of face orienting mechanisms in infants at-risk for autism
    Mayada Elsabbagh
    Department of Psychiatry, McGill University, 1033 Pine Avenue West, Montreal, QC, H3A 1A1, Canada
    Behav Brain Res 251:147-54. 2013
    ..This pattern suggests that interactions among multiple social and attentional brain systems over the first two years give rise to variable pathways in infants at-risk. ..
  3. pmc Disengagement of visual attention in infancy is associated with emerging autism in toddlerhood
    Mayada Elsabbagh
    Department of Psychiatry, McGill University, Quebec H3Z 1P2, Canada
    Biol Psychiatry 74:189-94. 2013
    ..In the current study, we examined the development of visual disengagement in infants at risk for autism...
  4. pmc Infant neural sensitivity to dynamic eye gaze is associated with later emerging autism
    Mayada Elsabbagh
    Centre for Brain and Cognitive Development, Birkbeck College, University of London, London WC1E 7HX, UK
    Curr Biol 22:338-42. 2012
    ..ERP responses to eye gaze may help characterize developmental processes that lead to later emerging autism. Findings also elucidate the mechanisms driving the development of the social brain in infancy...
  5. doi request reprint Social and attention factors during infancy and the later emergence of autism characteristics
    Mayada Elsabbagh
    Centre for Brain and Cognitive Development, Birkbeck, University of London, London, UK
    Prog Brain Res 189:195-207. 2011
    ..We discuss the findings in terms of the emergent nature of autism as a result of complex developmental interactions among brain networks...
  6. doi request reprint Neural correlates of eye gaze processing in the infant broader autism phenotype
    Mayada Elsabbagh
    Centre for Brain and Cognitive Development, University of London, London, United Kingdom
    Biol Psychiatry 65:31-8. 2009
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Frontal cortex functioning in the infant broader autism phenotype
    Karla Holmboe
    Centre for Brain and Cognitive Development, Department of Psychological Sciences, Birkbeck, London, United Kingdom
    Infant Behav Dev 33:482-91. 2010
    ..However, Sibs-ASD infants did demonstrate Selective Inhibitory Learning. These results provide preliminary evidence for atypical frontal cortex functioning in the infant broader autism phenotype...
  8. ncbi request reprint Precursors to social and communication difficulties in infants at-risk for autism: gaze following and attentional engagement
    Rachael Bedford
    Centre for Research in Autism and Education, Institute of Education, University of London, 25 Woburn Square, London, UK
    J Autism Dev Disord 42:2208-18. 2012
    ..The findings suggest that the subtle emergence of difficulties in JA in infancy may be related to ASD and other atypical outcomes...
  9. pmc Atypical audiovisual speech integration in infants at risk for autism
    Jeanne A Guiraud
    Centre for Brain and Cognitive Development, Department of Psychological Science, Birkbeck, University of London, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 7:e36428. 2012
    ..466, p = 0.041). In some cases this reduced ability might lead to the poor communication skills characteristic of autism...
  10. pmc The importance of the eyes: communication skills in infants of blind parents
    Atsushi Senju
    Centre for Brain and Cognitive Development, Birkbeck, University of London, Malet Street, London WC1E 7HX, UK
    Proc Biol Sci 280:20130436. 2013
    ..Indeed, the need to switch between different types of communication strategy may actually enhance other skills during development...
  11. doi request reprint Gaze following, gaze reading, and word learning in children at risk for autism
    Teodora Gliga
    Centre for Brain and Cognitive Development, Birkbeck College, University of London, London, UK
    Child Dev 83:926-38. 2012
    ..These findings shed light on the conditions that lead to successful word learning in typical and atypical populations...
  12. doi request reprint Differential habituation to repeated sounds in infants at high risk for autism
    Jeanne A Guiraud
    Department of Psychological Science, Centre for Brain and Cognitive Development, Birkbeck, University of London The Henry Wellcome Building, London WC1E 7HX, UK
    Neuroreport 22:845-9. 2011
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  13. pmc Visual orienting in the early broader autism phenotype: disengagement and facilitation
    Mayada Elsabbagh
    Centre for Brain and Cognitive Development, Birkbeck, University of London, London, UK
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 50:637-42. 2009
    ..In the current study we focused on a set of functions associated with visual attention, previously reported to be atypical in autism...
  14. doi request reprint Getting answers from babies about autism
    Mayada Elsabbagh
    Centre for Brain and Cognitive Development, Birkbeck, University of London, Henry Wellcome Building, London, WC1E 7HX, UK
    Trends Cogn Sci 14:81-7. 2010
    ..As the search for early markers continues, infants at-risk present a persuasive model for gene by environment interactions leading to variable developmental pathways...
  15. doi request reprint Quality of interaction between at-risk infants and caregiver at 12-15 months is associated with 3-year autism outcome
    Ming Wai Wan
    Institute of Brain, Behaviour and Mental Health, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 54:763-71. 2013
    ..This study examines whether 6- and 12-month parent-infant interactions in at-risk siblings differ from those with low-risk and whether--in at-risk siblings--such interactions predict later 3-year classification of ASD or no ASD...
  16. pmc Global prevalence of autism and other pervasive developmental disorders
    Mayada Elsabbagh
    Department of Psychiatry, Montreal Children s Hospital, Montreal, Canada Birkbeck, University of London, London, UK
    Autism Res 5:160-79. 2012
    ..The lack of evidence from the majority of the world's population suggests a critical need for further research and capacity building in low- and middle-income countries...
  17. ncbi request reprint Infancy and autism: progress, prospects, and challenges
    Mayada Elsabbagh
    Centre for Brain and Cognitive Development, Birkbeck College, University of London, Henry Wellcome Building, WC1E 7HX, London, UK
    Prog Brain Res 164:355-83. 2007
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