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Interagency Autism Coordinating Committee (IACC)
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Question 4: Short-term Objective H

yellow dot 4SH. Support at least two studies that focus on research on health promotion and prevention of secondary conditions in people with ASD by 2012. Secondary conditions of interest include weight issues and obesity, injury, and co-occurring psychiatric and medical conditions. IACC Recommended Budget: $5,000,000 over 3 years.

Projects Found: 19
Total Funding: 750180
Records
Project Title Funding Funding Institution

Project Title

Study of Vitamin D during Pregnancy to Prevent the Recurrence of Autism in Newborn Siblings
$0

Funding

0

Institution

Autism Research and Resources of Oregon

Project Title

Growing Up Aware: A parent-based sexuality intervention for children with autism spectrum disorders
$0

Funding

0

Institution

Columbia University

Project Title

A feasibility study for prevention and safety training for children with autism
$76,415

Funding

76415

Institution

Emory University

Project Title

Psychiatric Crisis among Youth and Transition-age Adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder
$37,460

Funding

37460

Institution

HUGO W. MOSER RES INST KENNEDY KRIEGER

Project Title

An evaluation of procedures for decreasing automatically reinforced problem behavior
$4,935

Funding

4935

Institution

New England Center for Children (NECC)

Project Title

Comparing the effects of DRO & DRL schedules on problem behavior
$1,680

Funding

1680

Institution

New England Center for Children (NECC)

Project Title

Effects of negative reinforcer value manipulations without extinction on escape-maintained problem behavior
$4,935

Funding

4935

Institution

New England Center for Children (NECC)

Project Title

Comparison of DRA and DNRA as Treatment for Problem Behavior Maintained by Escape from Social Demands
$2,297

Funding

2297

Institution

New England Center for Children (NECC)

Project Title

Evaluating the use of alternative reinforcers and a work contingency for problem behavior maintained by tangible reinforcement
$1,680

Funding

1680

Institution

New England Center for Children (NECC)

Project Title

Increasing adherence to medical examinations for individuals with autism
$4,935

Funding

4935

Institution

New England Center for Children (NECC)

 
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