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Autism Intervention Research Network on Physical Health (AIR-P network)  

The grantee will conduct two research projects. Study 1 will describe the nutritional and dietary patterns of children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD), generating critical data for the development of a nutritional screener and interventions. Study 2 will focus on developing and evaluating a parent-based sleep education program. Project Status


Funder Health Resources and Services Administration
Fiscal Year Funding $3,997,824.00
Project Number UA3 MC 11054
Principal Investigator Perrin, James
Received ARRA Funding? No
Strategic Plan Question Question 4: Which Treatments And Interventions Will Help? (Interventions)
Strategic Plan Objective Green dot: Objective has greater than or equal to the recommended funding. 4SA. Support at least three randomized controlled trials that address co-occurring medical conditions associated with ASD by 2010. IACC Recommended Budget: $13,400,000 over 3 years.
Federal or Private? Federal
Institution Massachusetts General Hospital
State/Country Massachusetts
Web Link 1 Autism Intervention Research Network on Physical Health (AIR-P network) (External web link)
Web Link 2 No URL available.
Web Link 3 No URL available.
New! History/Related Projects Autism Intervention Research Network on Physical Health (AIR-P network) | $3,651,425.00 | 2010 | UA3 MC 11054
Autism Intervention Research network on Physical health (AIR-P network) | $3,999,342.00 | 2008 | UA3 MC 11054-01