Archived | Autism Speaks / CDC Epidemiology Subcommittee: Meeting Notes | January – June 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

minutes_jan-june2007Download Conference callAutism Speaks / CDC Epidemiology SubcommitteeJanuary 2007 Minutes from December 2006 were approved with minor modifications. It was agreed to create condensed minutes from past conference calls to be posted on the web site of the International Epidemiology Network so that new members can gain an understanding of the history of the subcommittee. …

Archived | Much of Autism’s Groundwork May Be Laid Before Birth | Circa June 27, 2012 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Much of Autism’s Groundwork May Be Laid Before Birth Aaron Levin While more than 50 genetic causes of autism have been discovered so far, there is no single “autism gene,” according to autism expert Daniel Geschwind, M.D., Ph.D. “The genetics of autism are beginning to be consistent with a working model of cortex-to-cortex dysfunction,” said …

Snapshot | Google alerts – autism | Circa June 28, 2013

Note: Links are original to the email and most likely don’t work. News9 new results for autism Unique Brain Pattern Could Predict Autism in Youngest ChildrenTIME (blog)The scientists scanned the brains of 20 autistic children who ranged in age from 7 to 12 and also imaged 20 typically developing children of the same age for comparison. They found stronger connections within many …

Archived | New Autism Genes Discovered: Autism Speaks and The World’s Leading Autism Experts Announce Phase 2 Results of the Autism Genome Project | Circa June 9, 2010 #NotAnAutisticAlly

New Autism Genes Discovered: Autism Speaks and The World's Leading Autism Experts Announce Phase 2 Results of the Autism Genome Project Phase 2 Results of the Autism Genome Project Published in Nature  NEW YORK, N.Y. (June 9, 2010) – Autism Speaks, the world's largest autism science and advocacy organization, and an international consortium of researchers, along …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Athletes Turn Out to Raise Funds, Awareness | Circa June 24, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Athletes Turn Out to Raise Funds, Awareness Athletes Against Autism's Second Annual Golf Tournament, presented by Cadillac, was held on June 24th & 25th at Bacara Resort & Spa and Sandpiper Golf Club in Santa Barbara, CA. More than 35 athletes and celebrities from across North America joined golfers, donors and supporters to raise over $350,000 in …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Wright Addresses UN | Circa June 28, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Wright Addresses UN Group  On Thursday, June 28, Autism Speaks co-founder Suzanne Wright spoke at the United Nations' briefing titled Autism: Raising Awareness, Changing Attitudes presented by the Department of Public Information, Non-Governmental Organizations. The DPI/NGO presents weekly briefings and this one, the last of the season, focused on autism. It began with a screening of the …

Archived | Autism Speaks to Sponsor the Inaugural International Congress for Autism Research in Mexico City | Circa June 20, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Autism Speaks to Sponsor the Inaugural International Congress for Autism Research in Mexico City  A Gathering of Scientists from Around the World to Discuss the Latest Developments in Autism Research  NEW YORK, NY (June 20, 2007) -- Autism Speaks, the largest non-profit organization dedicated to increasing awareness of autism, and CLIMA, the Mexican Autism Clinic, …