Archived | Autism Speaks’ Terms and Conditions for 2006 and 2007 Awards | #AutisticHistory #NotAnAutisticAlly

AUTISM SPEAKS: TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF FUNDING Autism Speaks' Terms and Conditions for 2006 and 2007 AwardsAutism Speaks' Research and Mentor-Based Fellowship Awards All Awards granted by the Autism Speaks are subject to the terms and conditions described herein. Deviations from the policies described herein are valid only if stated in writing and approved by …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Senate HELP Committee Releases Thimerosal Report | Circa September 28, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Read the complete report thimerosal_and_asd_enzi_reportDownload Senate HELP Committee Releases Thimerosal Report On Friday, September 28, the U.S. Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions (HELP Committee) released a report from Ranking Member Senator Michael B. Enzi (R-WY), entitled Thimerosal and Autism Spectrum Disorders: Alleged Misconduct by Government Agencies and Private Entities. (Download link above) …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Interagency Autism Coordinating Committee Holds First Meeting | Circa December 3, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Interagency Autism Coordinating Committee Holds First Meeting The Interagency Autism Coordinating Committee (IACC) met on November 30 at the Ronald Reagan Building in Washington, DC for the first time since being reconstituted as part of the Combating Autism Act of 2006 (CAA), P.L. 109-416. The CAA specifies that an Interagency Autism Coordinating Committee be established …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Combating Autism Act Funding Jeopardized | Circa November 15, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Combating Autism Act Funding Jeopardized On Thursday, November 15, the U.S. House of Representatives voted to sustain President Bush's veto of the fiscal year 2008 Labor, Health and Human Services appropriations bill. This legislation contains the actual funding for the provisions of the Combating Autism Act, the critical legislation passed last year that authorized needed …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Conference Committee Approves Increase in Budget for Autism Services and Treatment | Circa November 1, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Conference Committee Approves Increase in Budget for Autism Services and Treatment On November 1, the joint House and Senate conference committee approved $37 million for autism services and treatment programs at the Health and Human Services's Health Resources and Services Administration. This represents a $17 million increase over last year's level, and is the amount …

Archived | United States Autism Treatment & Research Hearing: Statement by Dr. Thomas R. Insel | Circa April 17, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

https://youtu.be/aMPSjGz6lvM Senator Harkin. Now, we turn to Dr. Thomas Insel, Director of the National Institute of Mental Health since September 2002. Dr. Insel received his B.A. and M.D. degrees from Boston University. Dr. Insel, welcome back to the committee. National Institutes of Health National Institute of Mental Health STATEMENT OF DR. THOMAS R. INSEL DIRECTOR …

Archived | Autism Speaks™ Co-founder Bob Wright and Actor and Advocate Bradley Whitford Appear Before Senate Appropriations Subcommittee | Circa April 17, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Autism Speaks™ Co-founder Bob Wright and Actor and Advocate Bradley Whitford Appear Before Senate Appropriations Subcommittee to Advocate for Combating Autism Act Funding Seeking Initial $168 Million in Federal Funding for Autism Research, Awareness and Early Identification Efforts WASHINGTON, DC (April 17, 2007) -- Autism Speaks Co-Founder Bob Wright, testifying before a Senate Appropriations subcommittee …