Patrick Dwyer is a PhD candidate and autistic autism researcher at the University of California, Davis. His research is particularly focused on sensory processing and attention in autism, but he is also very interested in increasing autistic and neurodivergent involvement in neurodiversity research. He maintains a blog, autisticscholar.com. He is based in Davis, California.
A growing body of openly autistic scientists are using their expertise and their own experiences to help shape the future of autism research.