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International Meeting for Autism Research (IMFAR) Support  

The International Meeting for Autism Research (IMFAR) is an annual scientific meeting, convened each spring, to exchange and disseminate new scientific progress among ASD scientists and their trainees from around the world. The first and primary aim of the meeting is to promote exchange and dissemination of the latest scientific findings and to stimulate research progress in understanding the nature, causes, and treatments for ASD. Project Status
NEW

2010

Funder Simons Foundation
Fiscal Year Funding $50,000.00
Current Award Period 2010-2011
Project Number 189469
Principal Investigator Gentry, Jennifer
Received ARRA Funding? No
Strategic Plan Question Question 7: What Other Infrastructure and Surveillance Needs Must Be Met? (Infrastructure)
Subcategory Research Workforce Development
Strategic Plan Objective Green dot: Objective has greater than or equal to the recommended funding. 7K. Encourage programs and funding mechanisms that expand the research workforce, enhance interdisciplinary research training, and recruit early career scientists into the ASD field by 2013. IACC Recommended Budget: $5,000,000 over 3 years.
Federal or Private? Private
Institution International Society for Autism Research
State/Country Connecticut
Web Link 1 International Meeting for Autism Research (IMFAR) Support (External web link)
Web Link 2 No URL available.
Web Link 3 No URL available.
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