MEND Clinic Autism Study Posted May 30, 2017 | Leave a comment The Medical Exploration of Neurodevelopmental Disease (MEND) Clinic is looking for children ages 18 months to 4 years, either typically developing or with a known or suspected autism spectrum disorder or developmental delay diagnosis to volunteer for research at Vanderbilt. The study involves 1-3 visits over two years. Visits may include behavioral and cognitive assessments, blood or urine samples, or physical exams at no cost to the participant. For more information or to volunteer, contact Sarah Marler at (615) 936-3288. Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window) Related Write a Comment Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked * Submit Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.