Autism Speaks: Autism Investment Conference Confirmed Speakers | February 2013 #AutisticHistory #StopBigAutism #AutismMarket

#NotAnAutisticAlly Autism Speaks: Autism Investment Conferenc Confirmed Speakers Faheem Ahmed Vice President of Strategic Initiatives SAP Labs Faheem is Vice President of Strategic Initiatives at SAP, one of the largest software companies in the world.  Ahmed oversees the research, design, development, and product management for SAP's consumer healthcare initiatives. Faheem also serves as Founder and …

IACC Members List | February 2013 #AutisticHistory #StopBigAutism #BanABA

IACC: Interagency Autism Coordinating Committee Federal Members Thomas R. Insel, M.D. Director, National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) and Chair of the IACC Dr. Thomas Insel has served as Chair of the IACC since it was first convened in January 2007 after being reconstituted under the Combating Autism Act of 2006. Dr. Insel is the …

Archive | Anita Miller Sostek of Autism Speaks | #AutisticHistory #StopBigAutism #BanABA

#NotAnAutisticAlly Anita Miller Sostek Anita Miller Sostek Vice President of Scientific Review and Operations Anita Miller Sostek joined Autism Speaks as Vice President of Scientific Review and Operations in September of 2008. In this role, Anita oversees Autism Speaks' Grants Program, which currently processes over 1,000 investigator-initiated grants annually. She is involved in overseeing the …

Archive | Geraldine ”Geri” Dawson of Autism Speaks | #AutisticHistory #StopBigAutism #BanABA

#notAnAutisticAlly Geri Dawson of Autism Speaks Geraldine Dawson became Autism Speaks' first Chief Science Officer in January of 2008. In this role, Geri serves as the scientific leader of Autism Speaks, working with the scientific community; stakeholders, and science staff, to shape, expand, and communicate the foundation's scientific vision and strategy.  Prior to joining Autism …

Archive | Gary Mayerson of Autism Speaks | #AutisticHistory #StopBigAutism #BanABA

#NotAnAutisticAlly Gary Mayerson of Autism Speaks Gary S. Mayerson Founding Attorney, Mayerson & Associates Gary Mayerson is the founding attorney of Mayerson & Associates, a firm that concentrates almost exclusively on representing and advocating for children and adolescents diagnosed with autism spectrum disorders. Gary is the author of How to Compromise with Your School District without …

Archive | Tom Bernard of Autism Speaks | #AutisticHistory #StopBigAutism #BanABA

#NotAnAutisticAlly Tom Bernard Tom Bernard Tom Bernard had a 30-year career in global finance before retiring in Aspen, Colorado to devote himself to writing and philanthropy. He has served on several corporate and nonprofit boards, and was board president of Aspen Words, the literary arm of the Aspen Institute. In 2004, Mr. Bernard and his …

Archive | Shannon Des Roches Rosa of Thinking Person’s Guide to Autism (TPGA) | #AutisticHistory #AutisticAlly

Shannon Des Roches RosaOf Thinking Person’s Guide To Autism Shannon Des Roches Rosa is our senior editor and co-founder, and manages our social media and content. She writes about autism and parenting for Washington Post and Spectrum, among other outlets. She is the parent of three autistic and neurodivergent children—all of whom are all now bigger than she is. Via …