Strategic Plan Objective Detail
Interagency Autism Coordinating Committee (IACC) logo
Office of Autism Research Coordination (OARC) logo

Question 1: Long-term Objective B  

Fiscal Year: 2009

Yellow dot: Objective has some degree of funding, but less than the recommended amount.1LB. Develop at least five measures of behavioral and/or biological heterogeneity in children or adults with ASD, beyond variation in intellectual disability, that clearly relate to etiology and risk, treatment response and/or outcome by 2015. IACC Recommended Budget: $71,100,000 over 5 years.

Download 2009 Question 1: Long-term Objective B projects (EXCEL)
Note: Initial Sort is by Principal Investigator. Sorting by other columns is available by clicking on the desired column header.
Project Title Principal Investigator Institution
Performance indices of social disability in toddlers with autism Klin, Ami Yale University
Plasticity in autism spectrum disorders: Magnetic stimulation studies Oberman, Lindsay Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Predicting useful speech in children with autism Yoder, Paul Vanderbilt University
Predicting useful speech in children with autism (supplement) Yoder, Paul Vanderbilt University
Reward systems in children with autism Scott, Ashley University of California, Los Angeles
Sleep, neuropsychological, mood, behavior, learning, and developmental problems in children with autism Mayes, Susan Penn State College of Medicine
Social evaluation in infants and toddlers Wynn, Karen Yale University
Temperament, emotional expression, and emotional self-regulation in relation to later ASD diagnosis Wozniak, Robert Bryn Mawr College
Using a direct observation assessment battery to assess outcome of early intensive behavioral intervention for children with autism MacDonald, Rebecca New England Center for Children