Cure Autism Now | Making a Difference in the Fight Against Autism | Winter 2001 #AutisticHistory

Doug Compton Making a Difference in the Fight Against Autism Doug Compton is fighting back. The father of three and a busy pharmaceutical scientist studying heart disease and cholesterol metabolism, he still finds the time, energy and emotional commitment to make a significant difference through his work with Cure Autism Now. Since the time his …

Cure Autism Now: A Message from The Founders | Winter 2001 #AutisticHistory

CURE AUTISM NOW ADVANCES NEWSLETTERS  Thanks to You! Cure Autism Now Advances Autism Research It has been five years since we started Cure Autism Now. Things were very dark then, and they really are a bit brighter now. More talented scientists are dedicating their lives to solving autism. There is more money available to pay for …

Cure Autism Now | The Enemy Within via People Magazine | Sept. 23, 1996 #AutisticHistory

The Enemy WithinPeople Magazine (September 23, 1996) September 23, 1996 "No baby was desired more," says Jonathan Shestack of his son Dov. His birth in 1992 was going to mark another happy chapter for Shestack, producer of an upcoming Harrison Ford thriller,and Portia Iversen, an Emmy-winning art director turned scriptwriter. After a seven-year courtship, the …

Archived | Autism Speaks: HHS Secretary Leavitt Announces Members of the New Interagency Autism Coordinating Committee | November 27, 2007 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Ban ABA HHS Secretary Leavitt Announces Members of the New Interagency Autism Coordinating Committee On Nov. 27, Secretary Mike Leavitt announced the members appointed to the Department of Health and Human Services' new Interagency Autism Coordinating Committee. This committee coordinates efforts within the department to combat autism spectrum disorders through research, screening, intervention, and education. …

Archived | Autism Speaks Statement of Support | November 13, 2007 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Ban ABA Autism Speaks Statement of Support Autism Speaks, the world's leading foundation dedicated to autism research, urges all Members of Congress to vote to override President Bush's veto of H.R. 3043, the FY 2008 Labor, Health and Human Services Appropriations bill. Last December, Congress passed unanimously, and President Bush signed into law, the Combating …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Suzanne Wright on ABC’s “The View” Transcript | Circa January 18, 2006 #NotAnAutisticAlly

The edited transcript below is of Autism Speaks Co-founder Suzanne Wright's appearance on a segment of the Jan. 18, 2006, telecast of the ABC daytime talk show, “The View.”  Suzanne Wright on ABC's "The View" The edited transcript below is of Autism Speaks Co-founder Suzanne Wright's appearance on a segment of the Jan. 18, 2006, …

Podcast | Wake. Bake. Caffeinate. Ep. 4: Autism Speaks & The $2.0 Billion Autism Market

Wake. Bake. Caffeinate. Ep. 4 Autism Angel’s: Autism Speaks https://open.spotify.com/episode/1ce2m2dWj5dB66M8Kn8dFv?si=bd3oZDJNRTmaTe__zNhBgQ https://youtu.be/-HLWZHJI0Xk Welcome to  Wake. Bake. Caffeinate. Podcast episode 4. Trigger Warning: Eugenics, Filicide, Murder/Suicide, functioning labels, person-first language, ableism, abuse, ABA, othering, stigma, Bob & Suzanne Wright, Harry & Laura Slatkin, Alison Singer and more.  This week’s Deconstruction of Autism Speaks focus is back on the …