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Richard E. Frye M.D., Ph.D.

Richard E. Frye M.D., Ph.D.

Primary Specialties
  • Neurology
  • Experience & Education

    University of Miami-Jackson Memorial Hospital - Pediatrics
    Children’s Hospital/Harvard University - Pediatric Behavioral Development - 2005
    Department of Psychology at Boston University - Research - 2005

    Physician Bio

    Dr. Richard Frye is a Child Neurologist and Director of Autism Research at Arkansas Children's Hospital Research Institute. He is an Associate Professor in Pediatrics at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, and Director of the Autism Multispecialty Clinic at Arkansas Children's Hospital.

    Dr Frye received a B.A. from Long Island University and earned his MD/PhD from Georgetown University. He completed a residency in Pediatrics at the University of Miami, followed by a residency in Child Neurology and fellowship in Behavioral Neurology and Learning Disabilities at Harvard University/Children's Hospital Boston. He is board certified by the American Board of Pediatrics, and the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology with Special Competence in Child Neurology.

    He is a national leader in autism research. He has authored numerous research publications and book chapters, and serves on several editorial boards of prestigious scientific and medical journals.

    He is a member of the American Academy of Neurology, American Academy of Pediatrics, International Society for Autism Research, and the Society for Neuroscience.

    Clinical/Research Interests: Autism, neurodevelopmental disorders, mitochondrial dysfunction and metabolic disorders in autism, and novel autism treatments.

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