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Loss of skills in autism.
The changing prevalence and characteristics of autism over time.

1996 …2023

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Professor Katrina Williams is a paediatrician, public health physician and clinical epidemiologist. Her clinical, research, training and advocacy work is with children with neurodevelopmental differences and difficulties, including autism.

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
  • SDG 16 - Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions

Education/Academic qualification

Paediatrics, PhD, University of Sydney

Award Date: 30 Apr 2005

Medicine and Surgery, MBBS, University of Adelaide

Award Date: 31 May 1996

Paaeditrics and Public Health, MSc (Community Child Health), University of London

Award Date: 31 May 1994

Research area keywords

  • Neurodevelopment
  • Child Development
  • Clinical Epidemiology
  • Population Health


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