Julie Rusyniak, MS, BCBA

Social/Clinical Research Assistant
Department of Epidemiology
116A S. Merritt Mill Road
CB #8126
Chapel Hill, NC 27516


Julie Rusyniak is a clinic visit coordinator/study clinician with more than 25 years of experience working with individuals with autism spectrum disorders and developmental disabilities. Her research interests are focused on the prevalence and identification of risk factors for autism spectrum disorder and other developmental disabilities.

Staff/Administrative Duties

- Oversee the clinic visit operations for the Study to Explore Early Development

- Conduct standardized cognitive, adaptive, and behavior assessments

- Conduct study interviews

- Study recruitment