Health Canada has partnered with the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) Autism Speaks Canada, the Canadian Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) Alliance, NeuroDevNet and the Sinneave Family Foundation to support a Chair in Autism Spectrum Disorders Treatment and Care Research.
The purpose of this funding opportunity is to support an investigator (with less than seven years of independent research experience) bringing new innovative approaches, including translational research, to the treatment and/or care of autism spectrum disorders. Research will be relevant to the following areas: improvement of treatment and/or care for ASD; and/or approaches for the translation of research evidence into better treatment and/or care for ASD.
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・ACT 'Participating in Autism Research.' (autism research taking place in BC)