Conference Call #2 of the IACC’s Strategic Plan Update - Working Group 4
Question 4: Which Treatment and Interventions Will Help?
|Date:||Friday, September 30, 2016|
|Time:||2:00 p.m. ET|
|Conference Call Access:||Phone: 888-790-1731
Access code: 2416594
|Cost:||The meeting is free and open to the public.|
|Members||Working Group 4 Biographies|
|2:00 p.m.||Welcome and Introductions
Susan Daniels, Ph.D., Director, Office of Autism Research Coordination, NIMH and Executive Secretary, IACC
Dr. Kevin Pelphrey, Ph.D., Director, Autism and Neurodevelopmental Disorders Institute, George Washington University and Children's National Medical Center and Chair IACC Strategic Plan Question 4 Working Group
|2:05||Follow up from Call #1|
|2:10||Discussion of Public Comments Received Through Request for information|
|2:30||Discussion of Research Progress
Topics may include: Pharmacological, behavioral/social, educational, occupational/sensory, and technology-based interventions that target either core symptoms, co-occurring symptoms, different subgroups, genders, and age groups. Also includes combination therapies and personalized approaches.
|3:00||Discussion of Services and Policy Changes
|3:30||Discussion of Aspirational Goal
Based on the state of the field, is the Question 4 Aspirational Goal still appropriate?
Interventions will be developed that are effective for reducing both core and associated symptoms, for building adaptive skills, and for maximizing quality of life and health for people with ASD.
|4:00||Wrap up and preview of next call|
- Themes from Public Comments for Question 4 (PDF 120 KB)
- Potential Topics for Question 4 (PDF 92 KB)
- 2013 IACC Strategic Plan Update (PDF 8 MB)
- 2014 IACC Summary of Advances in ASD Research (PDF 5 MB)
- 2015 IACC Summary of Advances in ASD Research (PDF 3 MB)
- Meeting Transcript (PDF – 245 KB)
- Meeting Summary (PDF – 98 KB)