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Simons Foundation Autism Research Initiative, Webex Information Sessions

When Jan 25, 2019
from 03:00 PM to 04:00 PM
Where Webinars
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Simons Foundation Autism Research Initiative (SFARI): 2019 Novel Outcome Measures in ASD

The objective of this funding opportunity is to develop and validate outcome measures that are 1) suitable for use in intervention studies, and 2) target the core symptoms of autism spectrum disorder.

Such measures should:
.  provide objective data with strong psychometric properties;
.  be scalable for use in large, multisite studies;
.  not be unduly burdensome to participants and families;
.  have evident clinical relevance;
.  ideally capture naturalistic rather than laboratory behavior; and
.  be applicable to subjects across a wide range of ages and levels of functioning.

Webex Informational Sessions
January 25, 29, 2019 at 3:00pm EST

Participation is optional.  Both sessions will be recorded and posted online.

https://www.sfari.org/grant/novel-outcome-measures-in-asd-request-for-applications/

Value:
maximum $300,000 per year, including indirect costs, for a maximum 3 years

Application process:
The SFARI notice of intent deadline is February 15, 2019.  The application deadline is March 1, 2019.

ROADS contact:
Virginia Viscardi, Senior Advisor, at viscarvl@McMaster.ca or extension 24519