About our Research Program

The UC Davis MIND Institute is a collaborative international research center, committed to the awareness, understanding, prevention, and treatment of the challenges associated with neurodevelopmental disabilities.

The MIND Institute is especially known for research and clinical therapies developed for:

Our Research Volunteer Registry » is designed to match potential volunteers with the MIND Institute's human research studies. Your participation in this research plays a vital role in our research. Register today!


The MIND Institute values the health and safety of its patients, research participants, employees, students, and visitors. We ask that if you have an appointment and are experiencing flu like symptoms or other infectious symptoms, please call ahead before visiting the MIND Institute. You may be asked to reschedule your appointment. Our staff will implement these safeguards as conditions warrant. We appreciate your understanding.