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

This multi-site research network conducts research on evidence-based practices for interventions to improve the physical health and well-being of children and adolescents with autism spectrum disorders (ASD) and other developmental disabilities. The network also develops guidelines and validates tools for interventions and disseminates network findings broadly to health professionals and the public, especiallly families impacted by ASD and other developmental disabilities. Project Status


Funder Health Resources and Services Administration
Fiscal Year Funding $3,651,425.00
Current Award Period 2009-2011
Project Number UA3 MC 11054
Principal Investigator Perrin, James
Received ARRA Funding? No
Strategic Plan Question Question 4: Which Treatments And Interventions Will Help? (Treatments)
Subcategory Medical/Pharmacologic
Strategic Plan Objective Yellow dot: Objective has some degree of funding, but less than the recommended amount. 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) | $3,997,824.00 | 2009 | UA3 MC 11054
Autism Intervention Research network on Physical health (AIR-P network) | $3,999,342.00 | 2008 | UA3 MC 11054-01