Inge Kamp-Becker

Prof. Dr. Inge Kamp-Becker is heading the “Autism Spectrum Disorders” research group at the Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at Marburg University. Since 2001, Kamp-Becker examines, among others, diagnostic and differential diagnosis research questions, gender aspects, genetic risk factors, neural foundations and quality of life in Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD). Moreover, she has set up a specialized outpatient clinic focusing on standardized, comprehensive diagnostic evaluation and the provision of support during and after diagnosis. Kamp-Becker is coordinator of the BMBF-funded (Federal Ministry of Education and Research) “ASD-Net” (BMBF 01EE1409A), a German-wide research network to investigate ASD with the aim of devising and developing better diagnostic and therapeutic measures and strategies for this population through basic and translational clinical research.