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

Question 5: Long-term Objective E

yellow dot 5LE. Support three studies of dental health issues for people with ASD by 2015. This should include: o One study on the cost-benefit of providing comprehensive dental services, including routine, non-emergency medical and surgical dental services, denture coverage, and sedation dentistry to adults with ASD as compared to emergency and/or no treatment. IACC Recommended Budget: $900,000 over 3 years. o One study focusing on the provision of accessible, person-centered, equitable, effective, safe, and efficient dental services to people with ASD. IACC Recommended Budget: $900,000 over 3 years. o One study evaluating pre-service and in-service training program to increase skill levels in oral health professionals to benefit people with ASD and promote interdisciplinary practice. IACC Recommended Budget: $900,000 over 3 years.

Projects Found: 3
Total Funding: 1063214
Project Title Funding Funding Institution

Project Title

Sensory Adapted Dental Environments to Enhance Oral Care for Children
$632,761

Funding

632761

Institution

University of Southern California

Project Title

Improving Participation in Dental Care and Oral Health Outcomes for Underserved Children with ASD
$428,773

Funding

428773

Institution

University of California, Irvine

Project Title

An evaluation of inter-session interval duration in treating problem behavior during dental exams
$1,680

Funding

1680

Institution

New England Center for Children (NECC)

 
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