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Funding Opportunities

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We are pleased to announce that the following MCH Research funding opportunities are now available at www.grants.gov:

HRSA-14-036: MCH Health Care Transitions Research Network (HCT-RN) for Youth and Young Adults with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD)
The purpose of this cooperative agreement is to support the creation of an interdisciplinary, multi-center research forum for scientific collaboration and infrastructure-building, with a focus on research designed to improve health care transitions and promote an optimal transition to adulthood among youth and young adults with ASD, including optimal physical, psychosocial, educational, and vocational outcomes.

HRSA-14-037: R40 MCH Autism Intervention Research Program supports applied empirical research studies to advance the evidence base on the effectiveness of interventions to improve the health and well-being of children and adolescents with autism spectrum disorders (ASD) and other developmental disabilities (DD) and to advance best practices for the diagnosis of autism spectrum disorder and other developmental disabilities at an earlier age.

HRSA-14-125: R40 MCH Autism Secondary Data Analysis Studies (SDAS) Program supports secondary data analyses to advance the evidence base on the effectiveness of interventions and to advance best practices for the diagnosis of autism spectrum disorder and other developmental disabilities at an earlier age.

HRSA-14-127: R40 MCH Autism Longitudinal Data Project supports the implementation and completion of research studies that examine longitudinal data on ASDs and other developmental disabilities to study risk factors of these conditions, the effects of various interventions, and trajectories of child development over the life course.

The application due date for announcements: Monday, May 12, 2014 by 11:59 P.M. Eastern Time.

HRSA-14-091, MCH Adolescent and Young Adult Health Research Network supports the creation of an interdisciplinary, multisite research network that will accelerate the translation of developmental science into MCH practice, promote scientific collaboration, and develop additional research capacity in the field of adolescent health.  

Application due date:  June 2, 2014.

Thank you for your interest in the MCH Research Program.  For technical assistance, please contact the MCH Research Program Officer listed in the FOA.

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