Archived | Prepared Statement of Robert Krakow, President of A-Champ | Circa April 17, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Prepared Statement of Robert J. Krakow, Esq. President, A-CHAMP My name is Robert J. Krakow. Thank you for this opportunity to submit written testimony regarding the epidemic of autism and neurodevelopmental disorders that exists among our children. The autism epidemic is the most urgent public health issue facing our Nation. This testimony is submitted on …

Archived | United States Autism Treatment & Research Hearing: Opening Statement by Senator Tom Harkin | Circa April 17, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

https://youtu.be/ZyQkrYOw13U [DOCID: f:69104286.wais] DEPARTMENTS OF LABOR, HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES, AND EDUCATION, AND RELATED AGENCIES APPROPRIATIONS FOR FISCAL YEAR 2008 ---------- TUESDAY, APRIL 17, 2007 U.S. Senate Subcommittee of the Committee on Appropriations, Washington, DC. The subcommittee met at 2:05 p.m., in room SD-124, Dirksen Senate Office Building, Hon. Tom Harkin (chairman) presiding. Present: Senators …

Archived | S.843 – Combating Autism Act of 2006

S.843 - Combating Autism Act of 2006 Shown Here:Public Law No: 109-416 (12/19/2006) Combating Autism Act of 2006 - (Sec. 2) Amends the Public Health Service Act to rewrite provisions governing National Institutes of Health (NIH) autism research. Authorizes the Director of NIH to consolidate program activities to improve program efficiencies and outcomes. Requires the …

Archived | The Washington Report: An Inside Look At Autism Speaks Advocacy In The Nation’s Capitol | Circa 2006 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Washington Report ArchiveAn Inside Look at Autism Speaks Advocacy in the Nation's Capitol From left to right, Elizabeth Emken; Bob Wright; Senator Bill Frist; Deirdre Imus; Suzanne Wright; Katie Wright March 3, 2006 Autism Speaks co-founders Bob and Suzanne Wright, their daughter Katie Wright, Deirdre Imus, founder of the Environmental Center for Pediatric Oncology, and Cure …

Archived | Autism Speaks 2007 History | Circa December 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Autism Speaks History Highlights Include Media Exposure, Mergers, Unprecedented Fundraising and Growing Scientific Grants Program 2007 Highlights  Autism Speaks committed an unprecedented $30 million in new research funding to uncover the cause(s), prevention, treatments and cure for autism, making it the nation's top private funder of autism research. Autism Speaks' public service announcement campaign, produced with …

Archived | Autism Society 41st National Conference a Success | Circa #NotAnAutisticAlly

Note: Links are original and most likely don’t work anymore. NEWS Autism Society 41st National Conference a Success! Parents, individuals on the spectrum, educators, doctors, bloggers, politicians, Miss Texas, and even a longhorn steer were in attendance at the Autism Society’s 41st National Conference in Dallas last week. In his opening address to a crowd …

Archived | Autism Society of America: Sensory Friendly Films Expand to New Theatres | Circa May 21, 2009 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Note: Links are original and most likely don’t work Sensory Friendly Films Expand to New Theatres Don’t miss the next AMC-Autism Society Sensory Friendly Film, Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian, this Saturday, May 23, at 10 a.m. local time. This month we have expanded to six new theatres: the Georgetown 14 and the …