Heidi Tsapelas is the School-Age Recruitment Coordinator and Community Liaison for the Autism Program & CTDN at the Yale Child Study Center. Heidi is a native of Madison, Connecticut and earned a B.A. in Communications from Fordham University in New York City. Her background is in television news production and public relations. Heidi handles PR for the Yale Autism Program, as well as being responsible for the recruitment of research study participants.