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 …

Snapshot | Google alerts – Autism | Circa February 10, 2018

Note: Links are original to the email and most likely don’t work. autismDaily update ⋅ February 10, 2018NEWS 'Science is still out' on autism, vaccine link, new health official saysUSA TODAYMILWAUKEE, Wis. — Milwaukee's newly picked top health official told a radio audience that "the science is still out" on whether there's a link between some vaccines and autism. Patricia …

Archived | United States Autism Treatment & Research Hearing: Opening Statement by Dr. Julie L. Gerberding | Circa April 17, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

SUMMARY STATEMENT OF DR. JULIE L. GERBERDING Dr. Gerberding. Thank you, it's good to be back. We really appreciate the committee's interest in this topic. Is my microphone on, can you hear me okay?Senator Harkin. Yes.Dr. Gerberding. We are very grateful for all of the support that the committee has given us, and particularly for …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Prevalence of Autism Now 1 in 150, According to New CDC Report | Circa February 8, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

WASHINGTON, DC (February 8, 2007) -- This morning, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released, through its Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR), the latest revised prevalence figures for autism. The report indicates that the prevalence of autism is now 1 in 150, up from the 1 in 166 figure reported by the …

Archived | Washington Report Archive: Autism Speaks Advocacy | Circa April 17, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

April 17, 2007Senate Subcommittee Holds Hearings on Funding the Combating Autism Act  On the afternoon of April 17, the Senate subcommittee responsible for funding implementation of the Combating Autism Act held a hearing on “Combating Autism: A Coordinated Response.” Autism Speaks Co-Founder Bob Wright, along with actor and long-time autism advocate Bradley Whitford, testified before the Senate …

Archived | Autism Society 41st National Conference a Success | Circa #NotAnAutisticAlly

Note: Links are original and most likely don’t work anymore. NEWS Autism Society 41st National Conference a Success! Parents, individuals on the spectrum, educators, doctors, bloggers, politicians, Miss Texas, and even a longhorn steer were in attendance at the Autism Society’s 41st National Conference in Dallas last week. In his opening address to a crowd …

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 …