Archived | Autism Coalition: Public Awareness | Circa 2003 #NotAnAutisticAlly #AutisticHistory

Autism Coalition: Not An Autistic Ally Screenshot of Autistic Coalition: Public Awareness page in 2003. Full text below Autism Leaders Convene in Washington, D.C.  The Autism Coalition convened leaders from several of the nation's largest autism organizations in Washington, D.C. on May 8-9. Among the participants were Kevin Murray and Michael Brogioli (The Autism Coalition), …

Archived | Autism Coalition: Our Agenda – Grants | Circa June 2003 #NotAnAutisticAlly #AutisticHistory

Autism Coalition: Not An Autistic Ally Screenshot of Autism Coalition Grants Page. Full text below. The Autism Coalition's grantmaking process primarily awards promising projects in the fields of biomedical research and educational development. Among our recent grants (awarded June 30, 2003): California CADDRE/Sequoia Foundation (Oakland, CA)             $5,000 to support STAR Conference Cure Autism Now (Los Angeles, CA)                 $220,000 …

Archived | Autism Coalition: About The Coalition | Circa June 2003 #NotAnAutisticAlly #AutisticHistory

Screenshot of Autism Coalition About page. Full Text Below. Mission Statement The Autism Coalition works with national, state and local organizations that promote autism research, education and supportive services. The Coalition raises public awareness about autism and works to strengthen and accelerate biomedical and applied research to find the causes of autism to lead to a …

Archived | Early detection of autism improves chances: Treatment at younger ages leads to better recovery | Circa July 2004 #AutisticHistory #NotAnAutisticAlly

Screenshot of MSNBC story in 2004. Full text below. [Note: This article is for archive purposes in Autistic History. It’s to illustrate the the voices heard during this era. It’s to show how the Wrights, co-founders of Autism Speaks, and pals used their privilege purposefully to drown out the voices of the Autistic community and …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Sponsored Programs | Circa June 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly #AutisticHistory

Sponsored Programs On December 7, 2006, Autism Speaks approved $10 million in research and fellowship grants. Click here to read more. On June 13, 2006, Autism Speaks approved $6.9 million in research grants. Click here to read more.  Click here for a list of sponsored research by year.  WHAT WE FUND  Pilot studies are critical to attracting larger, multi-year grants from …

Archived | 2007 Immunology Workshop | Circa January 2007 #AutisticHistory #NotAnAutisticAlly

2007 Immunology Workshop Recently there has been increasing evidence for involvement of the immune system in autism. Piecemeal evidence over the past 30 years suggests dysregulation of the peripheral immune system in autism, and recent results highlight neuroinflammation in the central nervous system. There is also emerging evidence from animal studies that illustrates how the …

Archived | The Dana Foundation: Researchers Explore Possible Immune Role in Autism | Circa April 2007 #AutisticHistory #NotAnAutisticAlly

Researchers Explore Possible Immune Role in Autism By Dan GordonApril 2007 PASADENA, Calif.--Scientific research has discredited the notion that vaccines can cause autism, which affects 1 in 150 children in the United States, according to the most recent estimate from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. But could something else related to the human …