Research Projects Cure Autism Now Funded in 2000 | #AutisticHistory

Research Projects Cure Autism Now Funded in 2000 Conditional Neurotrophin Knock-out Mice as a Model for the Developmental Neuropathology of Autism Schahram Akbarian, Ph.D., Massachusetts General Hospital (Young Investigator)Dr. Akbarian's group has recently generated a mutant mouse that lacks the developing brain neurotrophin-3 (NT-3), a growth factor molecule. The mice are viable and have a …

Autism Speaks Announces $5 Million to Fund Studies on Genetic and Environmental Risk Factors for Autism  | Feb. 26, 2009 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Not An Autistic Ally Autism Speaks Announces $5 Million to Fund Studies on Genetic and Environmental Risk Factors for Autism  Combines Two Projects to Research Risk from Pre-Natal Development Through Early Childhood NEW YORK, NY (February 26, 2009) – Autism Speaks, the nation's largest autism science and advocacy organization, today announced that it has committed …

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 | Joseph Horrigan of Autism Speaks | #AutisticHistory #StopBigAutism #BanABA

#NotAnAutisticAlly Joseph Horrigan Joseph HorriganAssistant Vice President, Head of Medical Research Joseph Horrigan, M.D., joined Autism Speaks in October 2011 to serve as assistant vice president, head of medical research. In this position, Dr. Horrigan oversees Autism Speaks’ medical research activities, with the goal of speeding the development of safe and effective medicines that can …

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 | Adam Frazier of Autism Speaks | #AutisticHistory #StopBigAutism #BanABA

#NotAnAutisticAlly #BanABA NEW YORK, NEW YORK - OCTOBER 15: Adam Frazier, Vice President and Head of New York Leasing, Oxford Properties and his wife Erin attend the 13th Annual Autism Speaks Celebrity Chef Gala at Cipriani Wall Street on October 15, 2019 in New York City. (Photo by Cindy Ord/Getty Images for Autism Speaks ) …