Archived | Autism Speaks: Autism a Focal Point | Circa November 6, 2009

Jennifer at Autism Speaks contactus@autismspeaks.org via sm1.kintera.com Nov 6, 2009, 9:34 AMto Genevieve e-Speaks || November 6, 2009Autism a Focal Point of the 2009 Society for Neuroscience Annual MeetingThis year's annual five-day Society for Neuroscience meeting brought together over 30,000 scientists and autism science featured prominently on the agenda. Multiple sessions were devoted solely to autism spectrum disorders, placing the challenges and unique features of autism in front of tens …

Archived | e-Speaks: New Jersey Insurance Reform; Autism Tissue Program Adds Partner; Young Professionals Event | Circa August 20, 2009

Autism Speaks e-Speaks contactus@autismspeaks.org via sm1.kintera.com Thu, Aug 20, 2009, 11:02 PMto Genevieve e-Speaks || August 21, 2009New Jersey Becomes the 15th State to Enact Autism Insurance ReformAutism Speaks joined the New Jersey autism community last week in applauding the State Legislature and Governor Jon Corzine for ending autism insurance discrimination by signing S.1651 into law. The new law requires insurers to provide coverage for medically necessary, evidence-based autism therapies, such …

Archived | e-Speaks: Autism Safety Project; Expert Think Tank Focuses on Adults; June Walks Start Strong; Comprehensive Study of Early Risk Factors for Autism | Circa June 11, 2009

Autism Speaks e-Speaks contactus@autismspeaks.org via sm1.kintera.com Thu, Jun 11, 2009, 11:24 PMto Genevieve e-Speaks || June 12, 2009New Online Resource Created to Aid First RespondersAutism Speaks today launched the Autism Safety Project, an online tool kit for individuals with autism, families, and first responders that provides information and strategies to promote safety in emergency situations. The kit was created to educate and inform emergency personnel about …

Archived | e-Speaks: Illinois Autism Insurance Bill; IAN Reports on Special Diets; Society for Neuroscience Meeting | Circa December 5, 2008

e-Speaks: Illinois Autism Insurance Bill; IAN Reports on Special Diets; Society for Neuroscience Meeting Autism Speaks e-Speaks contactus@autismspeaks.org via sm1.kintera.comDec 5, 2008, 7:35 AMto Genevieve Autism Speaks Be Informed Get Involved Walk Events Community Sciencee-Speaks || December 5, 2008 Illinois General Assembly Passes Autism Insurance Bill In yet another key victory for children with autism, …

Archived | e-Speaks: Weekend Walks; “Team Autism Speaks” at NYC Marathon; ATP Program Director | Circa November 6, 2008

Autism Speaks e-Speaks contactus@autismspeaks.org via sm1.kintera.com Nov 6, 2008, 11:06 PMto Genevieve e-Speaks || November 7, 2008Events in Arizona and San Diego Attract 12,000 WalkersTwo Walk Now for Autism events took place out west this past weekend, with 12,000 participants raising nearly $680,000. Read more and view photos and video from the Arizona and San Diego Walks."Team Autism Speaks" Raises Over $160,000 at NYC MarathonFifty-three runners from 14 states, Switzerland …

Archived | Autism Speaks and the National Alliance for Autism Research (NAAR) Complete Merger | Circa Feb. 13, 2006 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Autism Speaks and the National Alliance for Autism Research (NAAR) Complete Merger February 13, 2006 09:00 AM  Unanimous Votes by Both Boards of Directors Combine Two of the Leading Research and Advocacy Organizations in the Fight Against the Nation's Fastest Growing Serious Developmental Disorder  “We are very confident that the merger will lead to more …

Archived | e-Speaks: Penn. Governor Signs Autism Insurance Bill into Law; 8th Annual Potomac Race/Walk is Largest Yet; Experts Convene to Discuss Autism and Mitochondrial Disease | Circa July 11, 2008

Penn. Governor Signs Autism Insurance Bill into Law Pennsylvania Governor Ed Rendell signed into law the most comprehensive autism insurance bill in the nation yesterday. The new law provides $36,000 a year for Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) and other necessary treatments, and goes beyond many state insurance reform measures by mandating coverage up to age …