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: 2008 Treatment Awards | Circa 2008 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Special Interventions Lois Black, Ph.D.Oregon Health and Science University$200,000 for 2 yearsA computerized interactive game for remediation of prosody in children with autism People communicate both by what they say (content) and how they say it (prosody). Prosody can refer to the rhythm, loudness, timing, stress, and melody of speech, and allows people to communicate …