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Interagency Autism Coordinating Committee (IACC)
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Project Element Element Description

Project Title

Project Title

Handheld technology to assist students with autism spectrum disorder

Principal Investigator

Principal Investigator

Tedesco, Robert

Description

Description

This small business and innovation reserach project developed iPrompt software for use on mobile devices, aimed at teachers who will employ the product to support students with ASD.

Funder

Funder

Department of Education

Fiscal Year Funding

Fiscal Year Funding

99735

Current Award Period

Current Award Period

2010-2010

Strategic Plan Question

Strategic Plan Question

Question 4: Which Treatments And Interventions Will Help?

Strategic Plan Objective

Strategic Plan Objective

Green dot: Objective has greater than or equal to the recommended funding. 4LD. Support at least five community-based studies that assess the effectiveness of interventions and services in broader community settings by 2015. Such studies may include comparative effectiveness research studies that assess the relative effectiveness of: o Different and/or combined medical, pharmacological, nutritional, behavioral, service-provision, and parent- or caregiver-implemented treatments; o Scalable early intervention programs for implementation in underserved, low-resource, and low-literacy populations; and o Studies of widely used community intervention models for which extensive published data are not available. Outcome measures should include assessment of potential harm as a result of autism treatments, as well as positive outcomes. IACC Recommended Budget: $37,500,000 over 5 years.

Project Link

Project Link

Handheld technology to assist students with autism spectrum disorder (External web link)

Institution

Institution

HandHold Adaptive, LLC

State/Country

State/Country

Connecticut

Project Number

Project Number

edies11c0040

Federal or Private?

Federal or Private?

Federal

Received ARRA Funding?

Received ARRA Funding?

No

History/Related Projects

History/Related Projects

N/A

 
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