Research FAQs

AnswerAgencies with staff members who have undergone the proper training and have resolved any technical issues related to using the IDA are eligible to participate.

AnswerNo, APPA will cover all costs associated with the researchers' time and expenses through funding from NHTSA.

AnswerAPPA prefers data files that de-identify clients with relevant information about the IDA — demographics, responses to SR and ER items, and supervision outcomes. As part of the collaboration, APPA will work with each agency to finalize the study design and data-sharing plan.