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Maureen Durkin

Expert on the epidemiology of autism, cerebral palsy and other developmental disabilities, and the prevention of child injuries.

Professor, population health sciences and pediatrics; investigator, Waisman Center School of Medicine and Public Health Work: 608-263-3223 — Home and cell phones available upon request Home page


  • Global health
  • Maternal and child health
  • Epidemiology


  • Author, more than 130 peer-reviewed publications on perinatal epidemiology, intellectual disability, autism, cerebral palsy, mental health, injury prevention and related topics.
  • Editorial Board, Disability and Health Journal and Injury Epidemiology
  • Principal investigator, Wisconsin Surveillance of Autism and Other Developmental Disabilities System