[17 Mar 2017] "If there's one thing I want to recommend to younger researchers, it is to always also stay clinically involved." Christopher Gillberg, Professor of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, is now moving to a role as senior professor. No question for him of slowing down as he enters his 68th year.
[2 Mar 2017] Last year, I was the lead researcher in a team that looked for the presence of autism spectrum disorders (ASD) in a sample of 75 mass shooters selected by Mother Jones (a reader-supported and non-profit news organisation that made the selection in order to avoid the potential biases inherent in selecting mass shooters ourselves).
[24 Feb 2017] The 2016 First Place Winner of the Henry Stonnington Award for Review Articles goes to Dr. Clare Allely, Lecturer in Psychology at the University of Salford in Manchester, England.
[10 Feb 2017] The 2016 Psynk Award in the Grind category goes to Christopher Gillberg, Professor of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at the University of Gothenburg.
[14 Dec 2016] The world-leading researcher and clinician in the field of childhood epilepsy, Professor Brian Neville, has passed away on 14th December 2016.
[13 Dec 2016] The project Hjällbo Collaboration Small Children is a three-year collaborative project (2013-2016), in which all different parts and fields of professional competence involved in a typical assessment and intervention process, are gathered under one roof in the patients' local community.
[14 Nov 2016] On the 16th of November 2016 at 2 pm Professor Fred R Volkmar will give the sixth Birgit Olsson lecture entitled "The changing face of autism" at the Wallenberg hall in Gothenburg.
[1 Oct 2016] Professor Christopher Gillberg has been appointed Visiting Professor at Institut Pasteur in Paris.
[29 Sep 2016] Louise Karjalainen will be defending her thesis entitled "Eating disorders, eating pathology and ESSENCE"on 25th November 2016.
[25 Aug 2016] Thursday 10th September 2017 Yuhei Hatakenaka Medical Science
[9 Aug 2016] Maria Råstam Bergström is MD and Senior professor at Lund University. In 2015 she was appointed Visiting professor at the Gillberg Neuropsychiatry Centre.
[3 Jun 2016] Professor Nouchine Hadjikhani at the GNC has received the Niclas Öberg Life Watch Award (300,000 SEK).
[12 May 2016] On May12 Professor Christopher Gillberg was presented with the prestigious 2016 INSAR Lifetime Achievement Award at the International Meeting for Autism Research (IMFAR), held in Baltimore, Maryland, USA.
[16 Mar 2016] Martina Barnevik Olsson will be defending her thesis entitled "Autism spectrum disorders - first indicators and school age outcome" on 18th March 2016.
[16 Nov 2015] On the 27th of January 2015 Jakob Åsberg Johnels was appointed Associate Professor in Psychology at the Faculty of Social Sciences.
[24 Aug 2015] Lotta Höglund Carlsson will be defending her thesis entitled "Prediagnostic and comorbidity factors in preschool children with autism"on 18th September 2015.
[5 Aug 2015] The GNC is co-hosting two events on Foetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder led by world authority Kathy Sulik
[22 Jul 2015] Thursday 10th September 2015 Louise Karjalainen Medical Science
[10 Jul 2015] Cand. polit. Gerd Strand died on June 1, 2015, after a long period of illness.
[12 Jun 2015] Bengt Hagberg, Professor of Paediatrics and Child Neurology, has died. He was one of the giants in the history of Clinical Child Neurodevelopment.