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Archived | Autism Speaks: In Their Own Words – Sheer Determination | Circa May 7, 2010

Jennifer at Autism Speaks contactus@autismspeaks.org via sm1.kintera.com  Fri, May 7, 2010, 12:09 AM to Genevieve e-Speaks || May 7, 2010 HHS Secretary Sebelius Speaks on Administration’s Autism Agenda at April 30 IACC Meeting Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius and National Institutes of Health Director Francis Collins kicked off the April 30 meeting of the Interagency Autism Coordinating Committee (IACC). In addition to announcing the new members […]

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Archived | Autism Speaks: Grandparents Play Key Role in Lives of Children with Autism | Circa April 9, 2010

Jennifer at Autism Speaks contactus@autismspeaks.org via sm1.kintera.com  Fri, Apr 9, 2010, 12:13 AM to Genevieve e-Speaks || April 9, 2010 New Research Grants Announced Autism Speaks is pleased to announce 16 new research grants totaling more than $5.2 million over the next three years. The new grants include investments that span the entire biomedical research spectrum, from basic research to methods for disseminating validated […]

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Archived | Autism Speaks: The Year in Science – Letter from our Chief Science Officer | Circa January 8, 2010

Jennifer at Autism Speaks contactus@autismspeaks.org via sm1.kintera.com  Jan 8, 2010, 4:23 AM to Genevieve e-Speaks || January 8, 2010 Annual Letter from our Chief Science Officer Autism Speaks Chief Science Officer Geri Dawson, Ph.D., recaps major scientific advances in 2009 and the past decade, while looking forward to the future of autism research. She shares that we’ve learned in the past decade that there won’t be […]

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Archived | Autism Speaks: Finding the answers | Circa December 16, 2009

Dr. Geri Dawson, Autism Speaks <contactus@autismspeaks.org> Wed, Dec 16, 2009, 10:48 AM to Genevieve Genevieve — People sometimes ask me, “Why did you become a scientist?” I always hesitate a bit before responding, because the answer that sounds cheesiest is also the one that’s most true. I became a scientist to help people, and I’m privileged to […]

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Archived | e-Speaks: Autism Awareness Month Activities; World Autism Awareness Day; Kickoff for a Cure; Insurance Reform Bills | Circa March 20, 2009

Autism Speaks e-Speaks contactus@autismspeaks.org via sm1.kintera.com  Mar 20, 2009, 12:03 AM to Genevieve e-Speaks || March 20, 2009 Autism Speaks Announces Autism Awareness Month Activities Autism Speaks announced its corporate and awareness activities for the month of April this week. April is Autism Awareness month and there are many ways to get involved around the country. Toys”R”Us, TJ Maxx, Modell’s Sporting Goods, Build-a-Bear Workshop, Lindt, Discovery Health and […]

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Archived | e-Speaks: Walk with Wubbzy for World Autism Awareness Day; SOFIA Pharmaceutical Trial Results; Benefits of Exercise | Circa February 19, 2009

Autism Speaks e-Speaks contactus@autismspeaks.org via sm1.kintera.com  Thu, Feb 19, 2009, 11:19 PM to Genevieve e-Speaks || February 20, 2009 Autism Speaks Walks with ‘Wow! Wow! Wubbzy!’ forWorld Autism Awareness Day Autism Speaks is partnering with Wubbzy – star of Nick Jr.’s television series “Wow! Wow! Wubbzy!” – to promote World Autism Awareness Day (WAAD) on April 2. Wubbzy will star in a public service announcement and on a […]

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Archived | e-Speaks: Early October Walks; Vegas Weekend a Sure Bet; Autism at American Academy of Pediatrics Convention | Circa October 16, 2008

Autism Speaks e-Speaks contactus@autismspeaks.org via sm1.kintera.com  Oct 16, 2008, 11:53 PM to Genevieve e-Speaks || October 17, 2008 Early October Walks Raise Nearly $1.97 Million Five Walk Now for Autism events took place this past weekend, with 42,000 participants raising nearly $1.97 million. Read more and view photos and video from the Columbus, Las Vegas, SE Michigan, Sioux Falls, and St. Louis Walks. Vegas Weekend a Sure Bet for Autism Speaks On Oct. 11 […]