Eunice Kennedy Shriver Center Publications


The E.K. Shriver Center at the University of Massachusetts Medical School

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Shriver Center



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Medical Subject Headings

Academic Medical Centers; Animals; *Biomedical Research; Brain; Child; Developmental Disabilities; Humans; Interdisciplinary Communication; Massachusetts; Mental Retardation


Mental and Social Health | Psychiatry and Psychology


The UMMS Shriver Center promotes an understanding of typical and atypical neurological, cognitive, and behavioral development, emphasizing mental retardation. To accomplish its mission, the Center conducts basic and applied research to determine the biological and environmental factors that influence development and provides training and service programs that directly benefit people with developmental disabilities and their families.

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Citation: Int J Dev Neurosci. 2002 Jun-Aug;20(3-5):367.

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Link to Article in PubMed