The Bruckner Autism Research Center
The center is directed by Prof. Esther Ben-Itzchak.
The goal of the center is to develop and improve autism spectrum disorder (ASD) research,
In order to better understand the various facets of ASD: its nature, etiology, social-communicative and language deficits, diagnosis, effects of intervention over time and to develop new means to assist individual with ASD.
The Center was donated by Mrs. Miriam Alvaro Bruckner in memory of her husband
Melech Bruckner z”l (Argentina, 1931-2010)
An eminent community leader and distinguished academic in the field of engineering.
The Bruckner Center for Autism Spectrum Disorder Research collaborates with clinics and scientists, including:
The Autism Center, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zeriﬁn, Israel – Prof. Ditza Zachor, Dr. Orit Stolar
The ERP and Cognition Lab, Ariel University – Dr. Gil Zuckerman
Brain Research Lab – Dr. Amos Azaria
- Roim Rachok (Looking Ahead) Program – Ono Academic College – Dr. Gila Tubul