Archived | Autism Speaks / CDC Epidemiology Subcommittee Meetings Notes | Circa September – December 2006 #NotAnAutisticAlly

minutes_sept-dec2006Download Conference callAutism Speaks / CDC Epidemiology SubcommitteeSeptember 2006 Minutes from August 2006 were approved. Updates from the working groups There was a discussion on the significant issues in conducting research in these countries and this discussion mainly focused on the problems with case definitions of autism in different countries and the broader definition of …

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: Autism Goes to the Emmys | Circa April 2007 #NotAutisticAlly

Autism Goes to the Emmys Children's Program Wins Award for "Private Worlds" Special A Nickelodeon TV special about children with autism won the Emmy for best children's program at the 59th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards on Fox TV Sept. 16, 2007. The cable channel's long-running, award-winning Nick News with Linda Ellerbee aired the program “Private Worlds: …

Archived | Testimony of Ann Gibbons Before The Senate | Circa May 19, 2006 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Ann Gibbons TESTIMONY OF ANN GIBBONS, AUTISM SPEAKSAutism Speaks Board Member Ann Gibbons presented testimony before the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education at a hearing on May 19, 2006. Below is her testimony as prepared. Mr. Chairman, I am Ann Gibbons, a resident of Bethesda, Maryland, …

Archived | Autism Speaks Announces New Staff Appointments | Circa November 6, 2006 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Autism Speaks Announces New Staff Appointments Organization Names New National Director of Leadership Giving, National Director of Creative Services and Director of Communications (NEW YORK, NY – November 6, 2006) – Autism Speaks, a non-profit organization dedicated to increasing awareness of autism and raising money to fund autism research, today announced the appointment of three …

Archived | Winning Apprentice Contestants Raise Awareness, Funds for Autism Speaks | Circa December 20, 2005 #NotAnAutisticAlly

More Than $98,000 Raised from The Apprentice Finale Will Go Toward Research into Growing National Health Crisis  (New York, New York – December 20, 2005) - Autism Speaks, a non-profit organization dedicated to increasing awareness of autism and raising funds for critical autism research, was a big winner on the season finale of the hit NBC-TV show The …

Archived | Autism Speaks And The National Alliance For Autism Research (NAAR) Announce Plans To Combine Operations | Circa November 30, 2005 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Autism Speaks And The National Alliance For Autism Research (NAAR) Announce Plans To Combine Operations The Groups Bring Together Two of the Leading Research and Advocacy Organizations in the Fight Against the Nation's Fastest Growing Serious Developmental Disorder (New York, N.Y. - Nov. 30, 2005) - Autism Speaks and the National Alliance for Autism Research (NAAR) …