Archived | Autism Speaks: Science Advisory Board | Circa 2007 #AutisticHistory #NotAnAutisticAlly

Scientific Advisory Board Scientific and medical experts meet several times a year to review research proposals for Autism Speaks.  David Amaral, Ph.D.University of California, Davis M.I.N.D. InstituteGeorge Anderson, Ph.D.Yale Child Center, Yale University David S. Baskin, M.D., F.A.C.S.Methodist Neurological Institute Margaret Bauman, M.D.LADDERS, Massachusetts General Hospital Ralph Bradshaw, Ph.D.University of California, Irvine Melissa Down Begg, …

Archived | Autism Speaks / BSRC: Early Signs & Symptoms | Circa 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Early Signs and Symptoms Preliminary results of studies conducted during the first year of life of children later diagnosed with autism indicate that these children show some behavioral abnormalities which may serve as early markers. They include poor eye contact, impairments in visual tracking to an object, atypical responsiveness to name, less social smiling and …

Archived | Autism Speaks: CDC Report Draws Wide Attention | Circa February 8, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

CDC Report Draws Wide Attention (Links included here direct back to the Web Archive/Wayback Machine) News from the Centers for Disease Control that the prevalance of autism is higher than previously believed – up to 1 in 150 – gained widespread coverage in national and local press this week. Here are links to some of …

Archived | Autism Speaks: IMFAR Highlights Research Advances | Circa May 3, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

IMFAR Highlights Research AdvancesResearchers Gather to Assess State of Autism Science By Francesca LymanAutism remains a medical challenge that continues to elude scientists and clinicians as they delve into the workings of the brain underlying the disorder, and try to explain the increasing number of diagnosed cases cropping up in the United States and around …

Archived | United States Autism Treatment & Research Hearing: Opening Statement by Senator Tom Harkin | Circa April 17, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

https://youtu.be/ZyQkrYOw13U [DOCID: f:69104286.wais] DEPARTMENTS OF LABOR, HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES, AND EDUCATION, AND RELATED AGENCIES APPROPRIATIONS FOR FISCAL YEAR 2008 ---------- TUESDAY, APRIL 17, 2007 U.S. Senate Subcommittee of the Committee on Appropriations, Washington, DC. The subcommittee met at 2:05 p.m., in room SD-124, Dirksen Senate Office Building, Hon. Tom Harkin (chairman) presiding. Present: Senators …

Archived | Autism Society Conference Just Three Weeks Away; Autism Community Mourns Passing of Dr. Ted Carr | Circa July 2, 2009 #NotAnAutisticAlly

NEWS Autism Society Conference Just Three Weeks Away Don’t miss the Autism Society National Conference in St. Charles, Ill., July 22-25. This year’s conference offers many unique opportunities. The Autism Society has invited First Lady Michelle Obama to participate in the July 24 keynote panel on public policy and autism. We have also launched our …

Snapshot | Google Alerts – autism | Circa July 31, 2012

News10 new results for autism School for autistic children opening in AshlandSan Francisco Chronicle"We just want to focus on autism. Public schools do a great job, but with budget cuts and all the things that are going on currently it is tough to meet every child's individual needs," Kidwell said. "Kids with autism are so brilliant in so many ways it is spending …