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Interagency Autism Coordinating Committee (IACC)
Autism Research Database
Office of Autism Research Coordination (OARC)
 

Question 1: Short-term Objective B

green dot 1SB. Validate and improve the sensitivity and specificity of new or existing screening and diagnostic tools, including comparative studies of general developmental screening versus autism-specific screening tools, in both high-risk and population-based samples, including those from resource-poor international settings and those that are diverse in terms of age, socio-economic status, race, ethnicity, gender, characteristics of ASD, and general level of functioning by 2012. IACC Recommended Budget: $5,400,000 over 3 years.

Projects Found: 11
Total Funding: 2443557
Records
Project Title Funding Funding Institution

Project Title

Baby Siblings Research Consortium
$111,700

Funding

111700

Institution

Autism Speaks (AS)

Project Title

Novel methods for testing language comprehension in children with ASD
$82,537

Funding

82537

Institution

Boston University

Project Title

Validation of a Korean version of the QABF with children with ASD
$10,320

Funding

10320

Institution

Center for Autism and Related Disorders (CARD)

Project Title

Attention to social and nonsocial events in children with autism
$118,924

Funding

118924

Institution

Florida International University

Project Title

Improving and streamlining screening and diagnosis of ASD at 18-24 months of age
$968,011

Funding

968011

Institution

Florida State University

Project Title

Early social communication characteristics of ASD in diverse cultures in the US and Africa
$226,872

Funding

226872

Institution

Florida State University

Project Title

Computer Assisted Autism Care (CAAC)
$497,540

Funding

497540

Institution

Indiana University - Purdue University at Indianapolis

Project Title

The development of Chinese versions of the ADOS and ADI-R
$127,500

Funding

127500

Institution

Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

Project Title

International trends in diagnoses and incidence of autism spectrum disorders
$0

Funding

0

Institution

Telethon Institute for Child Health Research

Project Title

University of Georgia – Carolina Autism Resource and Evaluation Center (UGA-CARES): A collaborative autism screening project utilizing web-based technology
$40,000

Funding

40000

Institution

University of Georgia

 
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