Project Detail
Interagency Autism Coordinating Committee (IACC) logo
Office of Autism Research Coordination (OARC) logo

Improving social-communication, literacy, and adaptive behaviors for young children with autism spectrum disorders  

This project will conduct a randomized controlled trial of the Peer Networks Intervention project. Project Status
NEW

2009

Funder Department of Education
Fiscal Year Funding $734,999.00
Project Number R324A090091
Principal Investigator Kamps, Debra
Received ARRA Funding? No
Strategic Plan Question Question 4: Which Treatments And Interventions Will Help? (Interventions)
Strategic Plan Objective 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:
  • Five trials in infants and toddlers by 2013. IACC Recommended Budget: $30,000,000 over 5 years.
  • Three randomized controlled trials of interventions for school-aged children and/or adolescents by 2013. IACC Recommended Budget: $18,000,000 over 5 years.
  • Three trials for adults by 2014. IACC Recommended Budget: $18,000,000 over 5 years.
Federal or Private? Federal
Institution University of Kansas
State/Country Kansas
Web Link 1 Improving social-communication, literacy, and adaptive behaviors for young children with autism spectrum disorders (External web link)
Web Link 2 No URL available.
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