Archived | Autism Speaks: 2008 IMFAR Shows Progress in All Areas of Autism Research | Circa May 15 – 17 2008 #NotAnAutisticAlly #AutisticHistory

2008 IMFAR Shows Progress in All Areas of Autism Research International Meetingfor Autism ResearchMay 15-17, 2008London The seventh annual International Meeting for Autism Research recently concluded in London with more than 1150 researchers from around the world attending and making more than 850 presentations. Among the countries represented were Australia, Bangladesh, Brazil, Canada, China, Denmark, …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Highlights from IMFAR 2008: Saturday, May 17 | #AutisticHistory #NotAnAutisticAlly

Screenshot of IMFAR 2008 May 17 Highlights. Full text below. Highlights from IMFAR 2008: Saturday, May 17 ORAL 2528:Prospective Evaluation of Head Growth in Infants at Increased Risk of Autism L. ZwaigenbaumDepartment of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Autism Research Centre, Glenrose Rehabitation Hospital, Edmonton, AB T5B 0B7, CanadaW. L. Stone, Pediatrics and Psychology & Human Development, …

Archived | Cure Autism Now Holds Annual Autism Research Summit Meeting  | January 2007 #AutisticHistory #NotAnAutisticAlly

Cure Autism Now Holds Annual Autism Research Summit Meeting  Meeting Tackles the Role of the Immune System in Autism On January 25 and 26, the first ever Autism and Immunology Workshop took place in Pasadena, Calif. on the campus of the California Institute of Technology. Organized by Cure Autism Now, and co-sponsored by Autism Speaks …

Archived | Autism Speaks Hosts Gastroenterology Workshop With Andrew Wakefield & Thoughtful House | Circa October 13, 2006 #NotAnAutisticAlly #AutisticHistory

Autism Speaks Hosts Gastroenterology Workshop Responding to community interest, Autism Speaks hosted a workshop on autism and gastroenterology in Boston on October 13, 2006. The objectives of the workshop were to (1) review current scientific evidence for GI issues associated with autism, (2) develop consensus scientific priorities for autism gastroenterology research, and (3) suggest an …

Archived | Autism Speaks: New Study Discovers Statistically Significant Link between Abnormally Low Cholesterol Levels and Autism Spectrum Disorders | Circa September 5, 2006 #NotAnAutisticAlly

New Study Discovers Statistically Significant Link between Abnormally Low Cholesterol Levels and Autism Spectrum Disorders Finding Leads Kennedy Krieger Researchers Down New Road in Autism Research September 5, 2006 (Baltimore, MD) - Autism spectrum disorders (ASD) will be diagnosed in more children this year than AIDS, diabetes and cancer combined, yet researchers and physicians can identify …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Science Advisory Board | Circa 2007 #AutisticHistory #NotAnAutisticAlly

Scientific Advisory Board Scientific and medical experts meet several times a year to review research proposals for Autism Speaks.  David Amaral, Ph.D.University of California, Davis M.I.N.D. InstituteGeorge Anderson, Ph.D.Yale Child Center, Yale University David S. Baskin, M.D., F.A.C.S.Methodist Neurological Institute Margaret Bauman, M.D.LADDERS, Massachusetts General Hospital Ralph Bradshaw, Ph.D.University of California, Irvine Melissa Down Begg, …

Archived | Grants Funded – Cure Autism Now 2006 | #AutisticHistory #NotAnAutisticAlly

Cure Autism Now funded a variety of science programs designed to encourage innovative approaches toward identifying the causes, developing means of prevention and treatment and ultimately, finding a cure for autism and related disorders.Field-building research grants were a core feature of Cure Autism Now's science program: Pilot Project, Young Investigator, Treatment, and Innovative Technology in …