News from the Jones Lab

April 2019


Research assistants from the Jones Lab and the Center for Autism and the Developing Brain celebrated National Autism Awareness Day on April 2nd at the New York Presbyterian and Columbia University Autism Awareness Community Outreach Fair.


March 2019

Rebecca Jones spoke about the lab’s work at the Autism Science Foundation Day of Learning.

You can watch Dr. Jones’ presentation, as well as the other talks from the Day of Learning, here.

February 2019

Our work on reducing head motion during fMRI was featured in Spectrum. Check it out here.


January 2019

Rebecca Jones spoke about Autism at Caveat on Wednesday, January 9th, as part of their “A Lot on the Mind” series.

December 2018

The Jones Lab was featured in a Spectrum article asking early-career autism researchers to summarize their work in a one-minute video pitch. Check it out here.

November 2018

Congratulations to Dienke Bos on becoming an Assistant Professor position at the Department of Psychiatry, Brain Center Rudolf Magnus, University Medical Center Utrecht. See her lab here.

November 2018

Rebecca Jones publishes an “Editors’ Choice” article in Science Translational Medicine. Read the abstract here.




August 2018

Congratulations to our high school and college students who completed the Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience Summer Program.

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July 2018

The Jones Lab received funding from the National Institute of Mental Health in collaboration with colleagues Jim Rehg, Ph.D. and Agata Rozga, Ph.D. at Georgia Institute of Technology to study nonverbal communication skills in toddlers and preschool children.

June 2018

The Jones Lab welcomed two new research assistants, Elysha Clark-Whitney and Emily Barnes.





May 2018

Congratulations to Dienke Bos and Eliana Ajodan for presenting at the International Society for Autism Research Annual Meeting, and to Ben Silver for presenting at the Social and Affective Neuroscience Society Annual Meeting.

May 2018

Spectrum News published an article about Dienke Bos's research on circumscribed interests in Autism Spectrum Disorder. Read it here.

April 2018

Congratulations to Dienke Bos for receiving the 2018 Samuel W. Perry III, MD, Distinguished Award in Psychiatric Medicine.