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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: 15
Total Funding: 665198
Records
Project Title Funding Funding Institution

Project Title

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

Funding

0

Institution

Columbia University

Project Title

Tailored behavioral intervention for insomnia in children with autism spectrum disorders
$0

Funding

0

Institution

University of Pennsylvania

Project Title

Study of Vitamin D during Pregnancy to Prevent the Recurrence of Autism in Newborn Siblings
$16,436

Funding

16436

Institution

Autism Research and Resources of Oregon

Project Title

Modifiable Behavior & Dietary Predictors of Overweight in Children with ASD
$239,465

Funding

239465

Institution

University of Kansas

Project Title

Can a DRA without Extinction decrease inappropriate food consumption and maintain its effects following a delay to reinforcement?
$4,135

Funding

4135

Institution

New England Center for Children

Project Title

Investigation of Teacher-Mediated Toilet Training Using a Manualized Moisture Alarm Intervention
$300,000

Funding

300000

Institution

University of Rochester

Project Title

Psychiatric Crisis among Youth and Transition-age Adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder
$30,000

Funding

30000

Institution

HUGO W. MOSER RESEARCH INSTITUTE KENNEDY KRIEGER

Project Title

An evaluation of two emergency procedures to treat severe escape behavior
$29,500

Funding

29500

Institution

University of Florida

Project Title

Evaluating the use of alternative reinforcers and a work contingency for problem behavior maintained by tangible reinforcement
$1,143

Funding

1143

Institution

New England Center for Children

Project Title

Comparing the effects of DRO & DRL schedules on problem behavior
$1,143

Funding

1143

Institution

New England Center for Children

 
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