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Question 4: Short-term Objective F  

$9,791,269.68
Fiscal Year: 2009

New! Yellow dot: Objective has some degree of funding, but less than the recommended amount.4SF. Launch five randomized controlled trials of interventions including biological signatures and other measures to predict response, and monitor quality of life and functional outcomes, in each of the following groups:

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Project Title Principal Investigator Institution
1/3-Atomoxetine placebo and parent training in autism Handen, Benjamin University of Pittsburgh
1/3 CBT for anxiety disorders in autism: Adapting treatment for adolescents Wood, Jeffrey University of California, Los Angeles
1/3-Multisite RCT of early intervention for spoken communication in autism Kasari, Connie University of California, Los Angeles
2/3-Atomoxetine placebo and parent training in autism Aman, Michael The Ohio State University
2/3 CBT for anxiety disorders in autism: Adapting treatment for adolescents Storch, Eric University of South Florida
2/3-Multisite RCT of early intervention for spoken communication in autism Smith, Tristram University of Rochester
3/3-Atomoxetine placebo and parent training in autism Smith, Tristram University of Rochester
3/3 CBT for anxiety disorders in autism: Adapting treatment for adolescents Ehrenreich, Jill University of Miami
3/3-Multisite RCT of early intervention for spoken communication in autism Landa, Rebecca Kennedy Krieger Institute
3/3-Multisite RCT of early intervention for spoken communication in autism (supplement) Landa, Rebecca Kennedy Krieger Institute
ACE Center: Optimizing social and communication outcomes for toddlers with autism Kasari, Connie University of California, Los Angeles
ACE Center: Optimizing social and communication outcomes for toddlers with autism (supplement) Kasari, Connie University of California, Los Angeles
ACE Center: Risk and protective factors in the development of associated symptoms in autism Estes, Annette University of Washington
ACE Network: Early pharmacotherapy guided by biomarkers in autism Chugani, Diane Wayne State University
A multi-site clinical randomized trial of the Hanen More Than Words Intervention Carter, Alice University of Massachusetts Boston
A randomized controlled trial of two treatments for verbal communication Volkmar, Fred; Paul, Rhea Yale Child Study Center
A randomized control study of relationship focused intervention with young children with ASD Mahoney, Gerald Case Western Reserve University
A sibling mediated imitation intervention for young children with autism Meyer, Katherine Michigan State University
Comprehensive autism program using Strategies for Teaching based on Autism Research Young, Helen Portland State University
Developmental and augmented intervention for facilitating expressive language Kasari, Connie; Kaiser, Ann; Landa, Rebecca; Murphy, Susan University of California, Los Angeles; Vanderbilt University; Kennedy Krieger Institute; University of Michigan
Early intervention for children screened positive for autism by the First Year Inventory Baranek, Grace; Watson, Linda; Reznick, Steven; Crais, Elisabeth University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Efficacy and sustainability of the STAR program Mandell, David University of Pennsylvania
Enhancing inter-subjectivity in infants at high risk for autism Bryson, Susan; Brian, Jessica; Smith, Isabel; Zwaigenbaum, Lonnie; Roberts, Wendy IWK Health Centre/Dalhousie University; University of Toronto; University of Alberta; The Hospital for Sick Children
Enhancing social functioning among adolescents with Asperger's syndrome and high functioning autism Beidel, Deborah Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
Enhancing understanding and use of conversational rules in school-aged speakers with autism spectrum disorders Austin, Sarita Yale University