Debra Kamps, PhD

Year Inducted


Career Field

Science, Disability Research


  • Founding member of the Kansas Center for Autism Research and Training
  • The driving force behind KU Edward’s campus Autism resource center
  • The 2009 recipient of the University of Kansas Research Achievement Award
  • Initiated the annual Discovery Pilot Grants that have supported small but exciting new studies in autism research to pave the way for external funding of larger studies