Archived | Autism Speaks: Join us at the Central Valley Walk Kick Off | Circa July 20, 2010

Central Valley Walk Now for Autism Speaks modesto@autismspeaks.org via sm1.kintera.com Tue, Jul 20, 2010, 3:17 PMto Genevieve      Get Involved . Support Autism Speaks2010 Central Valley Walk Now for Autism SpeaksOctober 16, 2010Modesto Junior College - West Campuswww.walknowforautismspeaks.org/centralvalleyDear Genevieve,Please join us for the Central Valley Walk Kick Off event being held on Saturday, July 31 from 11:30 am - 1:30 pm at the Memorial Education and Conference Center in …

Archived | Autism Speaks: In Their Own Words – Sheer Determination | Circa May 7, 2010

Jennifer at Autism Speaks contactus@autismspeaks.org via sm1.kintera.com Fri, May 7, 2010, 12:09 AMto Genevieve e-Speaks || May 7, 2010HHS Secretary Sebelius Speaks on Administration's Autism Agenda at April 30 IACC MeetingHealth and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius and National Institutes of Health Director Francis Collins kicked off the April 30 meeting of the Interagency Autism Coordinating Committee (IACC). In addition to announcing the new members of the IACC, including Autism Speaks' …

Archived | Autism Speaks Weekly News: Meeting Focuses on Sleep, Nutrition and Metabolism Studies | Circa April 22, 2010

Jennifer at Autism Speaks contactus@autismspeaks.org via sm1.kintera.com Thu, Apr 22, 2010, 10:42 PMto Genevieve e-Speaks || April 23, 2010Autism Speaks Announces New Research Grant OpportunitiesAutism Speaks is pleased to release its latest funding opportunities for researchers: Pilot and Trailblazer grants. Pilot grants are intended to draw new investigators into autism research and allow them to collect preliminary data to show the plausibility of an innovative area of exploration. Trailblazer …

Archived | Autism Speaks: EARLI Study to expand analyses into gene-environment interactions | Circa April 16, 2010

Jennifer at Autism Speaks contactus@autismspeaks.org via sm1.kintera.com Fri, Apr 16, 2010, 10:23 AMto Genevieve e-Speaks || April 16, 2010Autism Insurance Discrimination Now Outlawed in 17 StatesThe governors of both Maine and Kentucky signed autism insurance reform bills into law this week, bringing the total number of states that have ended insurance discrimination against children with autism to 17. Autism Speaks is pushing forward with bills in more than 20 states as part of …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Grandparents Play Key Role in Lives of Children with Autism | Circa April 9, 2010

Jennifer at Autism Speaks contactus@autismspeaks.org via sm1.kintera.com Fri, Apr 9, 2010, 12:13 AMto Genevieve e-Speaks || April 9, 2010New Research Grants AnnouncedAutism Speaks is pleased to announce 16 new research grants totaling more than $5.2 million over the next three years. The new grants include investments that span the entire biomedical research spectrum, from basic research to methods for disseminating validated treatments to the community. How …

Archived | Autism Speaks: See how we lit it up blue | Circa April 7, 2010

Mark Roithmayr, Autism Speaks contactus@autismspeaks.org via bounce.bluestatedigital.com Wed, Apr 7, 2010, 1:19 PMto Genevieve Genevieve –Look how we lit it up blue!Over the past few days, thousands of people have participated in events all around the world to raise autism awareness – in 45 U.S. states and 14 countries, all told.It's exciting – we're getting a conversation going about autism that's literally spanning the …

Archived | Autism Speaks: World Lights It Up Blue for Autism Awareness | Circa April 2, 2010

Jennifer at Autism Speaks contactus@autismspeaks.org via sm1.kintera.com Fri, Apr 2, 2010, 3:52 PMto Genevieve e-Speaks || April 2, 2010Today We Celebrate World Autism Awareness DayThe third annual World Autism Awareness Day (WAAD) is today, April 2, and has been celebrated globally with events throughout the week. President Barack Obama issued a statement celebrating the day. In New York City, Autism Speaks hosted events, inducted the first global autism ambassador, announced a partnership with the WHO …