Archived | Autism Speaks: 2007 Scientific Service Award | Circa March 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

2007 Scientific Service Award The 2007 Scientific Service Award for outstanding contribution to the scientific mission of the organization went this year to Dr. Vahram (Harry) Haroutunian. The award was presented at a March 16 awards ceremony in Washington D.C. In his professional life, Dr. Vahram (Harry) Haroutunian is a recognized leader in brain research …

Archived | Autism Speaks at the Theatre | Circa March 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Autism Speaks at the Theatre Non-Profit Theatre Community Participates in Autism Awareness Month Non-profit and Off-Broadway theatres in New York are helping to raise awareness about autism by providing Autism Speaks postcards in theatre lobbies and programs and featuring Autism Speaks on their websites. The postcards feature the Ad Council public service advertising campaign created pro bono …

Archived | Autism Speaks: 2007 London Award | Circa March 16, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

2007 London Award From left, Autism Speaks board member Eric London, Zach London, Carole Mirkin, Gary Mirkin, Michael Giangregorio, and Karen London The 2007 London Award in recognition of outstanding service to the organization was given to Michael Giangregorio and the Mirkin family. The award was presented at a March 16 awards ceremony in Washington, …

Archived | Autism Speaks: View “A World Where…” Video | Circa March 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

View "A World Where..." Video "A World Where...", a new video from Autism Speaks, is now available for viewing on Whatkindworddoyouwant.com, the fundraising web site launched by John Ondrasik, the lead singer of pop group Five for Fighting. The site was launched in conjunction with the recently released song "What Kind of World do You …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Study Reports Lack of Early Name Response May Be Sign of Autism | Circa April 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Study Reports Lack of Early Name Response May Be Sign of Autism A new study, published in the April issue of the Archives of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, suggests that the failure of a child to respond to his or her name at the age of 12 months may be an early warning sign for …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Tune-In: MTV’s ‘True Life: I Have Autism | Circa March 18, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Tune-In: MTV's 'True Life: I Have Autism' Tune in Sun., Mar 18th at 9 p.m. (ET/PT) to MTV's "True Life: I Have Autism." MTV's award-winning True Life documentary series focuses this Sunday on three teens on the autism spectrum as they brave adolescence showing the world what they can do. Elijah, Jeremy and Jonathan tell their …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Golf Challenge Raises $430K, Draws Celebs | Circa March 26, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Golf Challenge Raises $430K, Draws Celebs Autism Speaks Co-founder Bob Wright, left, with Carson Daly, host of Last Call with Carson Daly. (Not pictured) Autism Speaks' Fourth Annual L.A. Celebrity Golf Challenge on March 26, 2007, raised close to $430,000 and brought out celebrities from the entertainment and sports world, including actor Joe Mantegna and MTV's …