Instant Access to the Journals You Need

for just $40 per month.

Start Your Free Trial

CDC Awards Grants To Establish First National ADHD Resource Center

CDC Awards Grants To Establish First National ADHD Resource Center


CDC Awards Grants To Establish First National ADHD Resource CenterThe U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announced in August that it awarded $750,000 to Children and Adults With Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (CHADD) to establish and operate the first National Resource Center on ADHD. CHADD is a national organization that has more than 20,000 members and 200 chapters working to improve the lives of people with ADHD. The National Resource Center will serve as a free information clearinghouse for policy initiatives that benefit people with ADHD. The policy goals include improving health insurance coverage and access to multimodal treatments for people with ADHD, according to a press release from CHADD. “This is a monumental development in CHADD’s history and a significant milestone in recognizing the challenges faced by persons with ADHD,” said Clarke Ross, CHADD’s chief executive officer, in the press release. CHADD will use the grant to establish a national library and hire a director, librarian, and information specialists. The resource center will produce fact sheets in English and Spanish on topics affecting children and adults with ADHD. The National Resource Center on ADHD is the third such center to be funded by the CDC. The other
Loading next page...

You're reading a free preview. Subscribe to read the entire article.

And millions more from thousands of peer-reviewed journals, for only $40/month.

Start Your Free Trial

What content is in DeepDyve?

  • Read and share from thousands of the leading scholarly journals from Springer, Elsevier, Nature, IEEE, Wiley-Blackwell and more.
  • All the latest content is available, no embargo periods.

Rent Scholarly Articles?

  • Read the full article in your browser.
  • Access all of your rentals from the cloud anywhere you have an internet connection.
  • Beautiful reading experience – Full charts and figures, just like the PDF.
  • Read as much as you'd like - whenever you'd like.

Happy Users

“In one word renting from DeepDyve is FANTASTIC!!! ... 99% of the time I only need access to an article for a month or so, so renting the articles is perfect for me.”

Adam S.

“Thanks for a great service! For an unaffiliated science blogger like myself this is like a dream come true.”

Seppo P.

“Hi guys, I cannot tell you how much I love this resource. Incredible. I really believe you've hit the nail on the head with this site in regards to solving the research-purchase issue.”

Daniel C.

“Let me seize this opportunity and congratulate you on the service you are rendering to the scientific community.”

Joao B.