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Project Element Element Description

Project Title

Project Title

International Meeting for Autism Research (IMFAR) Support

Principal Investigator

Principal Investigator

Gentry, Jennifer

Description

Description

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.

Funder

Funder

Simons Foundation

Fiscal Year Funding

Fiscal Year Funding

50000

Current Award Period

Current Award Period

2010-2014

Strategic Plan Question

Strategic Plan Question

Question 7: What Other Infrastructure and Surveillance Needs Must Be Met?

Strategic Plan Objective

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.

Project Link

Project Link

International Meeting for Autism Research (IMFAR) Support (External web link)

Institution

Institution

International Society for Autism Research

State/Country

State/Country

Connecticut

Project Number

Project Number

189469

Federal or Private?

Federal or Private?

Private

Received ARRA Funding?

Received ARRA Funding?

No

History/Related Projects

History/Related Projects

International Meeting For Autism Research (IMFAR) Support | 50000 | 2014 | 189469
International Meeting for Autism Research (IMFAR) Support | 50000 | 2010 | 189469
International Meeting for Autism Research (IMFAR) Support | 50000 | 2011 | 189469
International Meeting for Autism Research (IMFAR) Support | 100000 | 2012 | 189469
International Meeting for Autism Research (IMFAR) Support | 0 | 2013 | 189469

 
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