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: International Epidemiology Grant Summaries (Winter 2008) | Circa 2008 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Shuaib Kauchali, PhDUniversity of KwaZulu-Natal, Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine, South Africa; and Columbia University, Mailman School of Public Health, New York, NYTotal: $120,000 for 2 years KwaZulu-Natal (KZN) Autism Study Little is known about how frequently Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) occurs in children in developing countries. The primary aim of the KZN Autism Study …

Archived | Autism Speaks: 2008 Basic and Clinical Awards (Summer) | Circa 2008 #NotAnAutisticAlly

2008 Basic and Clinical Awards (Summer) Glenys Dixon, B PsychTelethon Institute for Child Health Research$128,045 for 2 years International trends in diagnoses and incidence of autism spectrum disorders Although there have been numerous studies investigating the increased prevalence or "epidemic" or autism spectrum disorders (ASDs), it is still not clear whether this relates to a …

Archived | e-Speaks: Autism Safety Project; Expert Think Tank Focuses on Adults; June Walks Start Strong; Comprehensive Study of Early Risk Factors for Autism | Circa June 11, 2009 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Note: Links are original and probably no longer work. e-Speaks || June 12, 2009 New Online Resource Created to Aid First Responders Autism Speaks today launched the Autism Safety Project, an online tool kit for individuals with autism, families, and first responders that provides information and strategies to promote safety in emergency situations. The kit was …

Snapshot | Google Alert – autism | Circa July 17, 2009

Google Alert - autismgoogle alertsx Google Alerts googlealerts-noreply@google.comFri, Jul 17, 2009, 9:29 PM Google News Alert for: autism Social reasoning, brain growth and autismTimes of the Internet - North Olmsted,Ohio,USAPeople with autism seem to have special difficulty understanding false beliefs, but research may help understand this disorder, Canadians researchers say. …See all stories on this …

Snapshot | Google Alert – autism | Circa October 8, 2008

Google Alert - autismgoogle alertsx Google Alerts googlealerts-noreply@google.comOct 8, 2008, 3:42 PM Google News Alert for: autism GulfNewsBecker pitches in for Autism CentreGulfNews - Dubai,United Arab Emirates"I want to play against the No 1 UAE player next month and the proceeds from the match will go towards the support of the Dubai Autism Centre," Becker …

Archived | e-Speaks: Autism Safety Project; Expert Think Tank Focuses on Adults; June Walks Start Strong; Comprehensive Study of Early Risk Factors for Autism | Circa June 11, 2009

Autism Speaks e-Speaks contactus@autismspeaks.org via sm1.kintera.com Thu, Jun 11, 2009, 11:24 PMto Genevieve e-Speaks || June 12, 2009New Online Resource Created to Aid First RespondersAutism Speaks today launched the Autism Safety Project, an online tool kit for individuals with autism, families, and first responders that provides information and strategies to promote safety in emergency situations. The kit was created to educate and inform emergency personnel about …