Archived | Autism Speaks: A Vision For New Jersey’s Autism Community By Peter Bell | Circa August 25, 2011 #NotAnAutisticAlly #BanABA

Ban ABA A Vision for New Jersey’s Autism Community August 25, 2011 Autism Speaks This post is by Peter Bell is executive vice president for programs and services at Autism Speaks. He oversees the foundation’s government relations and family services activities and also serves as an advisor to the science division. Peter and his wife, Liz, …

Archived | Grants Funded By Cure Autism Now – 2005 | #AutisticHistory #NotAnAutisticAlly

Grants Funded by Cure Autism Now - 2005 Genetics: Searching DNA for mutations that will point to proteins and pathways that may be amenable to treatment  The Prevalence of Mutations in X-Chromosome Linked Genes (Pilot Project Award) Jozef Gecz, Ph.D., Women's and Children's Hospital, Australia Genes and the environment perform a delicate balancing act in the …

Archived | Autism Speaks Funded Research & New Findings | Circa 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Not An Autistic Ally Screenshot of New Findings page on Autism Speaks circa 2007. New Findings Study Reports Lack of Early Name Response May Be Sign of Autism  A new study, published in the April issue of the Archives of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, suggests that the failure of a child to respond to his …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Environmental Factors in Autism Initiative | Circa December 2007

Environmental Factors in Autism Initiative The role of environmental factors in the development of autism is a crucial area of study. Although we know that genetics is an important factor, genetics alone may not account for all cases of autism. The increase in the reported number of autism cases has generated extreme concern over the …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Nationwide Resource Database Launched | Circa May 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Nationwide Resource Database Launched  Autism Speaks has released a highly anticipated online comprehensive nationwide resource database, providing individuals and families with local resources that service a variety of needs from early intervention through adult care. This inclusive database, overseen by the Family Services Committee, provides users with information such as health care facilities, educational services, …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Study Reports Lack of Early Name Response May Be Sign of Autism | Circa April 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Study Reports Lack of Early Name Response May Be Sign of Autism A new study, published in the April issue of the Archives of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, suggests that the failure of a child to respond to his or her name at the age of 12 months may be an early warning sign for …

Archived | Autism Speaks Executive to Chair Defense Department’s Autism Spectrum Disorder Research Program Integration Panel | Circa April 10, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Autism Speaks Executive to Chair Defense Department's Autism Spectrum Disorder Research Program Integration Panel (April 10, 2007 - Washington, DC) Autism Speaks' Executive Vice President Peter Bell will serve as Chair of the Integration Panel of the Department of Defense FY07 Autism Spectrum Disorder Research Program. The announcement was made at the first meeting of …