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Question 4: Short-term Objective C  

Fiscal Year: 2010

Yellow dot: Objective has some degree of funding, but less than the recommended amount.4SC. Test safety and efficacy of at least five widely used interventions (e.g., nutrition, medications, assisted technologies, sensory integration, medical procedures) that have not been rigorously studied for use in ASD by 2012. IACC Recommended Budget: $27,800,000 over 5 years.

Download 2010 Question 4: Short-term Objective C projects (EXCEL)
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Project Title Principal Investigator Institution
Writing instruction for children with autism spectrum disorders: A study of self-regulation and strategy use Asaro-Saddler, Kristie University at Albany, State University of New York
Treatment for autism Leon, Michael University of California, San Diego
Training outpatient clinicians to deliver cognitive behavior therapy to children Reaven, Judy University of Colorado Denver
The effects of a reciprocal questioning intervention on the reading comprehension and social communication of students with autism spectrum disorder Whalon, Kelly The College of William and Mary
Safety and efficacy of complementary and alternative medicine for autism spectrum disorders Bent, Stephen University of California, San Francisco
Robotics and speech processing technology for the facilitation of social communication training in children with autism Narayanan, Shrikanth University of Southern California
Probiotics and vitamin D in ASD Stubbs, Gene Autism Research and Resources of Oregon (ARRO)
Parents and professionals attitudes to dietary interventions in ASD (PADIA) Le Couteur, Ann Newcastle University
Intranasal oxytocin for the treatment of children and adolescents with autism spectrum disorders (ASD) Anagnostou, Evdokia Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital
Folate rechallenge: A pilot study Beaudet, Arthur Baylor College of Medicine
Feeding problems in children with ASD: Impact of parent education in modifying aberrant eating habits Sharp, William Marcus Institute
Evaluation of sensory integration treatment in ASD Camarata, Stephen; Wallace, Mark Vanderbilt University
Effects of therapeutic horseback riding on children and adolescents with autism spectrum disorders Gabriels, Robin University of Colorado Denver
Effectiveness of sensory based strategies for improving adaptive behaviors in children with autism Schaaf, Roseann Thomas Jefferson University
Double masked placebo controlled trial of cholesterol in hypocholesterolemic ASD Tierney, Elaine Kennedy Krieger Institute
Double-blind placebo controlled trial of subcutaneous methyl B12 on behavioral and metabolic measures in children with autism Hendren, Robert University of California, Davis
A randomized, double blind, placebo controlled study of fatty acid supplementation in autism Carpenter, Laura Medical University of South Carolina
Acupressure and acupuncture as an intervention with children with autism Warren, Lana Kennedy Krieger Institute