Archived | Cure Autism Now (CAN) Neuroimaging Summit Focuses on Collaboration | Circa January 2006 #AutisticHistory #NotAnAutisticAlly

CAN Neuroimaging Summit Focuses on Collaboration On Jan. 23-24, 25 researchers from around the world came together in Los Angeles for the Cure Autism Now Neuroimaging Summit Meeting. The Cure Autism Now-sponsored science summit meeting was held to provide a forum to brainstorm about how imaging technology can be used to uncover the underlying biology …

Archived | Grants Funded – Cure Autism Now 2006 | #AutisticHistory #NotAnAutisticAlly

Cure Autism Now funded a variety of science programs designed to encourage innovative approaches toward identifying the causes, developing means of prevention and treatment and ultimately, finding a cure for autism and related disorders.Field-building research grants were a core feature of Cure Autism Now's science program: Pilot Project, Young Investigator, Treatment, and Innovative Technology in …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Brain Development Initiative | Circa 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Screenshot of Brain Development Initiative page Portfolio: Autism Biology The biology of autism is the focus of one of four primary portfolios in the Autism Speaks Sciences Program. The Biology Portfolio will focus on the areas of neuroscience, physiology and molecular biology to gain a better understanding of the pathology and underlying biological mechanisms that …

Archived | Autism Speaks: NIH Announces New Autism Grants | Circa August 2, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

NIH Announces New Autism Grants On Thursday, August 2, the National Institutes of Health announced the awardees of a new funding mechanism to support autism research, called the Autism Centers for Excellence. The ACE awards will replace the Collaborative Program of Excellence in Autism (CPEA) and Studies to Advance Autism Research and Treatment (STAART) projects …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Mexico City Autism Conference | Circa July 5, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Autism Speaks to the World, the inaugural International Congress for Autism Research in Mexico City took place July 5 through July 7, 2007.Recaps: July 5: First Lady Margarita Zavala Opens Conference; Researchers Present Findings on Autism Prevalence, Behaviors and Causes July 6: Second Day Presentations Focus on Diagnosis, Assessment and Treatment of Autism July 7: Conference …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Mexico Autism Conference Day 3 Recap | Circa July 7, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Mexico Autism Conference Day 3 Recap  Conference Concludes with Presentations on Treatments, Genetics, Brain Development, Epidemiology and Screening Methods Autism Speaks to the World, an International Congress for Autism Research, hosted by Autism Speaks and the Mexican Autism Clinic, A.C. (CLIMA) concluded on July 7 at the Royal Pedregal Hotel in Mexico City. Held from …

Archived | Autism Speaks: NIH Announces ACE Award Recipients | Circa November 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has announced the new members of its Autism Centers of Excellence (ACE) program. The ACE program represents a consolidation of two existing programs, the Studies to Advance Autism Research and Treatment (STAART) and Collaborative Programs of Excellence in Autism (CPEA) programs into a single research effort. Initially, five centers …