Archived | National Alliance For Autism Research (NAAR) Research Funded: 1999 | #AutisticHistory #NotAnAutisticAlly

Research Funded: 1999 (NAAR) The 1999 Research Awards marked the third year NAAR funded autism research programs and the first time the organization had funded autism research in Europe. NAAR invested $800,000 in 1999 to fund 14 pilot studies and two mentor-based fellowships in the United States, Russia and Italy. Pavel Belichenko, M.D., Ph.D.Russian Academy …

Archived | Grants Funded by Cure Autism Now – 1998 | #AutisticHistory #NotAnAutisticAlly

Grants Funded by Cure Autism Now - 1998 Search for a candidate gene in autism Julia Bailey, Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles (Young Investigator)The goal of this project is to identify associations of candidate genes and autistic disorder through a family based non-parametric (model free) method. This method does not require assumptions about the …

Archived | National Alliance For Autism Research (NAAR): 1998 Awards | #AutisticHistory #NotAnAutisticAlly

1998 Awards (NAAR)  In 1998, NAAR committed approximately $500,000 in its second year of funding autism research projects and marked the establishment of NAAR's Mentor-based fellowship program. In 1998, NAAR funded 10 pilot studies and 2 mentor-based fellowships in the United States and Canada. Additionally, NAAR was instrumental in funding and establishing the Autism Tissue …

Archived | Grants Funded by Cure Autism Now – 1997 | #AutisticHistory #NotAnAutisticAlly

Grants Funded by Cure Autism Now - 1997 A double-blind placebo-controlled crossover study of the effects of intravenous immunoglobulin (IVIG) in autism Sudhir Gupta, M.D., University of California, Irvine (Bridge Grant) [Note: Autism is NOT a disease.] Autism is a disease of unknown cause. A number of treatment approaches have been used with varied success. …

Archived | NAAR: Researched Funded 1997 | #AutisticHistory #NotAnAutisticAlly

Research Funded: 1997 (NAAR) In 1997, NAAR awarded its first research grants, committing approximately $150,000 to fund five pilot studies in autism research taking place in throughout the United States. Barry Gordon, M.D., Ph.D. The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD"Training of Speech Perception and Speech Comprehension in Autistic Children: A Combined Behavioral-Neurophysiological Pilot …

Archived | Autism Speaks \ Cure Autism Now \ NAAR Research Publications: 2007 | #AutisticHistory #NotAnAutisticAlly

Publications: 2007 In addition to leveraging their AS/CAN/NAAR-funded studies to earn larger autism research grants from the National Institutes of Health and other sources, researchers funded by AS/CAN/NAAR have experienced significant success publishing their studies in numerous scientific journals and books. These publications play a key role in enhancing the scientific community's understanding of autism …

Archived | Autism Speaks \ Cure Autism Now \ NAAR Publications: 2006 | #AutisticHistory #NotAnAutisticAlly

Publications: 2006 In addition to leveraging their AS/CAN/NAAR-funded studies to earn larger autism research grants from the National Institutes of Health and other sources, researchers funded by AS/CAN/NAAR have experienced significant success publishing their studies in numerous scientific journals and books. These publications play a key role in enhancing the scientific community's understanding of autism …