Marva Burdett Physiology Behavior/625 Professor Beharie The population of this study will comprise of children with ADHD condition. ADHD is a mental disorder that affects people at a young age normally teens and younger children making them unable to control their impulses hyperactive or unable to pay attention. This condition affects mostly boys than girls but the study will not be limited to gender issues. The studys population will include equal numbers of boys and girls of the age 10 years to 16 years. ADHD has many treatment methods but this study will focus on Psychotropic medications. This medication changes the chemicals in the brain associated with behavior and mood which are called the neurotransmitters. It affects how neurotransmitters communicate with the body and other brain cells. The main purpose of this study is determining the effects of Psychotropic medication on cognition and learning in children with ADHD. The of Performance: 16/3/18 – 16/9/18 Funds Requested Salaries Study leading assistant’s annual salary $ 60 000 Percentage of effort 50% Number of months 12 Full Time A/P (10% time 12 Mo) $ 30 000 Study assistant’s annual salary $ 50 000 Percentage of effort 50% Number of months 12 $ 25 000 Total Salaries $ 55 000 Expenses $ – Travel travelling to schools expenses for the assistants $ 2 800 travelling expenses to children’s home for assistants $ 4 200 Total Travel Costs $ 7 000 Participants number of subjects: 30 payment per subject’s monthly medication: $90 6 months medication $540 Total Participant Cost $ 16 200 Supplies 2 Tablets $ 400 children motivation materials $ 3 500 Office supplies (postage paper etc) $ 600 Total Supplies $ 4 500 Total Direct Costs $ 82 700 37.5% Indirect Costs* 31 013 Total Funds Requested $ 113 713
Complete the Proposed Study and Budget Justification Sections of the Grant Proposal. 1) Describe the study 2) purpose for conducting the study to test hypothesis
Budget Justification section: 1) how the grant will be used 2) a breakdown of itemized expenses etc.
Will provide the other 2 portions of the proposal to add onto this portion.