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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 PM to Genevieve e-Speaks || July 24, 2009 Autism Speaks Supports Seminar on Gene-Environment Interactions and their Influence on Child Health Made 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 […]

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Archived | e-Speaks: Family Services Community Grants; UN/DPI Approves Autism Speaks NGO Association; Illinois Insurance Legislation | Circa December 18, 2008

Autism Speaks e-Speaks contactus@autismspeaks.org via sm1.kintera.com  Thu, Dec 18, 2008, 10:59 PM to Genevieve e-Speaks || December 19, 2008 Autism Speaks Approves $380,000 in Family Services Community Grants Autism Speaks’ Board of Directors approved more than $380,000 in funding for 21 new Family Services Community Grants, for a total of over $1.4 million in such grants to date. These grants will help community […]

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Archived | e-Speaks: London Hosts Largest Ever International Autism Research Conference; Toys”R”Us Raises More than $1.5 Million; IACC Reviews Progress … | Circa May 16, 2008

Autism Speaks e-Speaks contactus@autismspeaks.org via sm1.kintera.com  May 16, 2008, 4:15 PM to Genevieve e-Speaks || May 16, 2008 London Hosts Largest Ever International Autism Research Conference The 7th Annual International Meeting for Autism Research (IMFAR) has completed day two of the three day conference in London. Over 1,100 researchers, clinicians and autism specialists are presenting at and attending more than 850 presentations. Among the studies being […]

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Autism Speaks had previously voiced its disappointment and withdrew its support from the strategic IACC plan | Circa Feb 2009

e-Speaks: Toys”R”Us Expands Support of Autism Speaks; 2008 “Top Ten” Events in Autism Research Autism Speaks e-Speaks contactus@autismspeaks.org via sm1.kintera.com  Feb 5, 2009, 10:59 PM to me e-Speaks || February 6, 2009Toys“R”Us, Inc. Expands Support of Autism SpeaksToys“R”Us, Inc. and the Toys“R”Us Children’s Fund have increased their support of Autism Speaks. This year, more than 260 Babies“R”Us locations nationwide will join Toys“R”Us stores in a nine-week in-store fundraising […]

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Google News Alert for: autism | Circa Wed, Feb 25, 2009

Google News Alert for: autism Insurance coverage for autism treatments soughtLos Angeles Times – CA,USABy Lisa Girion Patient advocates called on state regulators Tuesday to force health insurers to cover certain autism treatments. Consumer Watchdog in Santa …See all stories on this topic Autism Walk teaches students about conditionThe News-Press – Fort Myers,FL,USAAllen, 33, was diagnosed with autism when he was 5. He agreed […]

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BS & The Quackery

In Their Own Words: You’ve Got a Friend in Me | Jennifer at Autism Speaks | Circa Nov 13, 2009

e-Speaks || November 13, 2009 U.S. House Passes Health Insurance Reform Bill Containing Provision for Autism Insurance Reform Autism Speaks applauds the members of the U.S. House of Representatives for passing a health care reform bill that contains a provision that will prohibit discrimination in benefits against people with autism by including behavioral health treatments as part of the essential […]

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Archive | e-Speaks: Toys”R”Us Expands Support of Autism Speaks; 2008 “Top Ten” Events in Autism Research | Circa Feb 6, 2009

e-Speaks || February 6, 2009 Toys“R”Us, Inc. Expands Support of Autism Speaks Toys“R”Us, Inc. and the Toys“R”Us Children’s Fund have increased their support of Autism Speaks. This year, more than 260 Babies“R”Us locations nationwide will join Toys“R”Us stores in a nine-week in-store fundraising campaign to coincide with Autism Awareness Month in April. To kick off the 2009 partnership, […]