Our Team

Professor Elizabeth Torres

Principal Investigator & Scientific Director

Jen Schonger

Program Manager, Head of Neurodiversity & Inclusion Initiative

Richa Rai

Assistant to the Director

Hannah Varkey

Producer of Autism Thinks

Peter Tsetsekos

Marketing Specialist & Multimedia Producer

Regina Freeman

Clinical Director

Younger siblings of children with ASD are known to be at higher risk for developing language delays. The Infancy Studies Lab at Rutgers University-Newark has created an engaging interactive acoustic experience with the aim of helping baby siblings of children with ASD develop better pre-language skills known to be important for optimal and efficient language acquisition. Watch this short video to learn more about how to participate in this exciting, innovative research study.