Archived | Autism Speaks: Researchers, Scientists Share New Autism Research Findings | Circa June 2006 #AutisticHistory #NotAnAutisticAlly

Researchers, Scientists Share New Autism Research Findings Nearly 900 researchers, scientists, students, parents and others were on hand in Montreal on June 1-3, 2006, at the International Meeting for Autism Research, the largest-ever of leading autism researchers from around the world. Autism Speaks was among the sponsors.  Recent groundbreaking findings in autism research were outlined …

Archived | Autism Speaks 2007 Pilot Grants | #AutisticHistory #NotAnAutisticAlly

2007 Pilot Grants 2007 Pilot Grants 2007 Basic and Clinical Awards 2007 Treatment Grants Alberto Ascherio, M.D., MPHHarvard School of Public Health$120,000 for two years Maternal Risk Factors for Autism in the Nurses Health Study II – a Pilot StudyEstablished in 1989, the Nurses Health Study II has prospectively evaluated many aspects of women's health in a …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Summaries of Funded Studies (Early Treatment and Intervention) | Circa 2006 #AutisticHistory #NotAnAutisticAlly

Summaries of Funded Studies (Early Treatment and Intervention)  Autism Speaks maintains a commitment to early diagnosis and early intervention programs through pilot studies, fellowships and support of the High Risk Baby Siblings Research Consortium. In September of this year, Autism Speaks expanded this commitment by inviting applications for funding from researchers studying individuals at risk …

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 | National Alliance For Autism Research (NAAR) 2005 Research Awards | #NotAnAutisticAlly #AutisticHistory

The National Alliance For Autism Research (NAAR) Screenshot of 2005 Research Awards Front Page. Text below. 2005_naar_research_supplementDownload The National Alliance for Autism Research (NAAR) is the first organization in the country dedicated to funding and accelerating biomedical research to unravel the mysteries of autism and find a cure. Founded in 1994 by parents of children …

Archived | National Alliance For Autism Research (NAAR) Research Funded: 2004 | #AutisticHistory #NotAnAutisticAlly

Research Funded: 2004 (NAAR) In 2004, NAAR committed $6.2 million to fund 25 pilot studies, 14 pre- and post-doctoral fellowships as well as two large collaborative programs: the NAAR Autism Genome Project and expansion of the Autism Tissue Program. In addition, NAAR's 2004 research commitments include the ongoing support of two interdisciplinary autism training programs …

Archived | National Alliance For Autism Research (NAAR) Research Funded: 2003 Mentor-Based Fellowships | #AutisticHistory #NotAnAutisticAlly

Research Funded: 2003 Mentor-Based Fellowships In 2003, NAAR budgeted an unprecedented $1 million to fund pre- and post-doctoral mentor-based fellowships to attract the best and brightest young minds to focus their talents on autism research. Pre-Doctoral Fellowships Centre for Molecular Medicine & Therapeutics, Vancouver, British ColumbiaMentor: Elizabeth Simpson, Ph.D.Fellow: K.Y. Bibiana WongMouse Models of Autism: …