Autism Speaks: Wright Calls for Greater Autism Funding on MSNBC’s Hardball | July 6, 2005 #AutisticHistory

Hardball with Chris Matthews' for July 6 Autism Speaks co-founder Bob Wright on MSNBC TV's "Hardball"Autism Speaks co-founder Bob Wright used a July 6 interview on the MSNBC TV program “Hardball” to call for more funding of medical research into the brain disorder. He also detailed the challenges facing families affected by autism, ranging from …

Cure Autism Now Receives Incredible $1 Million Donation | Winter 2001 #AutisticHistory

Cure Autism Now Receives Incredible $1 Million Donation The Bernard Family Challenges Others to Advance Autism Research to the Next Level Tom and Sallie Bernard, parents of triplet boys, one of whom has autism, have donated an incredible $1 million to Cure Autism Now. It is their hope that other supporters will help increase the …

Cure Autism Now | Researchers In The News | 2001 #AutisticHistory

Cure Autism Now Researchers in the News Two researchers who are active in the ongoing work of Cure Autism Now have recently been in the media spotlight. They are Dr. Eric Kandel of New York's Columbia University, and Scientific Advisory Board member Dr. Ira Black of the Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in Piscataway, New …

Cure Autism Now | Overview of Autism Research 1998 – 2000 | #AutisticHistory

What's New, What's Old and What's Next? 1998-2000: Overview of Autism ResearchBy Portia Iversen After forty years in the desert, major change has been underway in the field of autism research. The past two years in particular, have seen a major increase in autism research. Significant new data are beginning to accumulate, laying the ground …

Cure Autism Now: President Clinton Signs Children’s Health Act, Will Provide $200 Million for Autism Research | Oct. 17, 2000 #AutisticHistory

President Clinton Signs Children's Health Act, Will Provide $200 Million for Autism Research CAN Parents were Key to Success "At 9:30 p.m. on Tuesday, October 17, 2000 President Clinton signed the Children's Health Act of 2000 into law. The United States government has spoken with compassion and vision for a large group of suffering Americans, …

Cure Autism Now | AGRE Catalog: Autism Genetic Resource Exchange (PDF Avail.) | October 2000 #AutisticHistory

agrecatalogDownload The full report is available on the AGRE catalog pdf. Below is the introduction. October, 2000Cure Autism NowAutism Genetic Resource Exchange Re: AGRE Catalog Dear Colleagues: It is a great pleasure to be able to introduce our second edition of the catalog for the Autism Genetic Resource Exchange (AGRE), an unprecedented resource for the …

Children’s Health Act of 2000 (PDF Avail.) | October 17, 2000 #AutisticHistory

plaw-106publ310Download PUBLIC LAW 106–310—OCT. 17, 2000Public Law 106–310 106th Congress Children's Health Act The Children's Health Act of 2000 (Pub.L. 106–310, 114 Stat. 1101, enacted October 17, 2000), signed by President Clinton on October 17, 2000, was brought into law to conduct a study focusing on children from before conception to 21 years of age. The law authorized the formation of …