The overall objective of this project is to develop a web-based media literacy substance use preventive intervention for use with parents and their elementary school children, called Media Detective Family (MDF), designed to overcome barriers to prevention efforts in rural communities. MDF provides families with media literacy and media mediation skills through an interactive software application.

Agency
National Institute of Health (NIH)
Type
Small Business Innovation Research – Phase II (N44)
Project #
271201200031C-0-0-1
Application #
8564647
Study Section
Project Start
2012-09-14
Project End
2014-09-13
Budget Start
Budget End
Support Year
Fiscal Year
2012
Total Cost
$999,615
Indirect Cost
Name
Innovation Research and Training, Inc.
Department
Type
DUNS #
023317253
City
Durham
State
NC
Country
United States
Zip Code
27707