Snapshot | Google alerts – autism | Circa November 9, 2009 #AutisticHistory

Google News Alert for: autism November 9, 2009 Op-Ed Contributor The Short Life of a DiagnosisNew York TimesThe committee argues that the syndrome should be deleted because there is no clear separation between it and its close neighbor, autism. ...See all stories on this topicPolice searching for missing autistic boyAZ Central.com9, 2009 06:27 PM Police are searching for an autistic boy who …

Deconstruction | Autism Speaks PR: The ‘Pin is In’ at the Golden Globes

Founders of Autism Speaks Bob and Suzanne Wright. Both are seen here wearing the iconic blue puzzle piece lapel pin. Press Release: January 16, 2007 The 'Pin is In' at the Golden Globes as Stars from Heroes, 30 Rock, The Office and Others Show Their Support for Autism Speaks Summary Sia is not the first celebrity to disappoint the …

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: Mid-Year Highlights; Interview with Geri Dawson on Vaccines and Autism; Back to School | Circa August 6, 2009

Autism Speaks e-Speaks contactus@autismspeaks.org via sm1.kintera.com Thu, Aug 6, 2009, 11:09 PMto Genevieve e-Speaks || August 7, 2009Autism Speaks President Shares Mid-Year HighlightsIn his mid-year review, Autism Speaks President Mark Roithmayr recounts the organization's achievements over the past six months. The letter focuses on successes in each portion of the mission (science, government relations, advocacy, family services and awareness), as well as the fundraising efforts that …

Archived | e-Speaks: Gene-Environment Interactions Symposium; Rep. Mike Doyle’s Historic Pledge; Send Us Your Video | Circa July 23, 2009

Autism Speaks e-Speaks contactus@autismspeaks.org via sm1.kintera.com Thu, Jul 23, 2009, 11:21 PMto Genevieve e-Speaks || July 24, 2009Autism Speaks Supports Seminar on Gene-Environment Interactions and their Influence on Child HealthMade possible by an environmental sciences grant, Autism Speaks recently held the "Autism: Genes and the Enviroment" symposium at the 49th Annual Society of Teratology meeting. The theme of this year's meeting was "genetic and environmental interactions …

‘I Am Autism’ Advocacy Video Sparks Controversy – TIME | Circa November 6, 2009

By Claudia Wallis Friday, Nov. 06, 2009 Few medical conditions rival autism as a magnet for controversy. Practically everything about the disorder — its cause, its treatment, the way it is diagnosed, how it is studied — is subject to bitter dispute, sometimes to the point of death threats. The most impassioned disagreements are propelled by desperate …

From The Archives | Autism Speaks Newsletter: e-Speaks | Circa August 7, 2009

e-Speaks || August 7, 2009 Autism Speaks President Shares Mid-Year Highlights Autism Speaks President Shares Mid-Year HighlightsIn his mid-year review, Autism Speaks President Mark Roithmayr recounts the organization's achievements over the past six months. The letter focuses on successes in each portion of the mission (science, government relations, advocacy, family services and awareness), as well as the fundraising efforts …