Archived | Autism Speaks: Clinical Trials Network | Circa 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Clinical Trials Network Fluoxetine StudyMemantine Study Autism Speaks' Clinical Trials Network (CTN) was officially launched in 2005 by Cure Autism Now to focus on translational research, the critical step necessary to transfer findings from the laboratory to clinical application. Well controlled and appropriately blinded studies are needed to test whether anecdotal evidence holds. By facilitating …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Suzanne Wright Addresses LIU Graduates | Circa May 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Suzanne Wright Addresses LIU Graduates On May 15, Autism Speaks Co-founder Suzanne Wright presented the commencement address to 350 attendees at the Long Island University's Westchester Graduate Campus graduation ceremony. Suzanne Wright Addresses LIU Graduates The following is the commencement speech presented by Suzanne Wright, Co-founder of Autism Speaks, on May 15, 2007 at Long …

Archived | Autism Speaks: 2007 London Award | Circa March 16, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

2007 London Award From left, Autism Speaks board member Eric London, Zach London, Carole Mirkin, Gary Mirkin, Michael Giangregorio, and Karen London The 2007 London Award in recognition of outstanding service to the organization was given to Michael Giangregorio and the Mirkin family. The award was presented at a March 16 awards ceremony in Washington, …

Archived | ‘New’ Autism Speaks Gathers in Capital | Circa March 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

'New' Autism Speaks Gathers in Capital Volunteers, Field Staff and Leadership Celebrate Gains of 2006, Plan New Initiatives for 2007 Heeding repeated calls to serve the autism community as “one strong voice,” nearly 240 staff and volunteers of the newly combined Autism Speaks and Cure Autism Now, or CAN, joined forces in Washington, D.C. March …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Long Island Walk Raises Over $1.8 Million | Circa October 14, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

On Sunday, Oct. 14, over 24,000 people walked to show their support at the 8th Annual Long Island Walk Now for Autism at Jones Beach, raising over $1.8 million for Autism Speaks.  Hundreds of walk teams enjoyed the beautiful weather and activities, which included the walk's first resource fair. The informative and well-attended fair included …

Archived | Second Annual Autism Speaks Golf Classic Raises Over $530,000 | Circa September 24, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Second Annual Autism Speaks Golf Classic Raises Over $530,000  Seventy-four golfers, including sports and entertainment personalities, hit the links for the Second Annual Autism Speaks Golf Classic at the historic Deepdale Golf Club in Manhasset, New York, raising over $530,000. The tournament, held on September 24, 2007, was hosted by “Today” co-anchor, Matt Lauer, for …

Archived | Autism Speaks Previews Fall 2007 Initiatives and Events | Circa September 10, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Autism Speaks Previews Fall 2007 Initiatives and Events  Launch of Web-based Autism Video Glossary, YouTube and TiVo Channels and 100 Day Kit Among Highlights  NEW YORK, NY (September 10, 2007) -- Autism Speaks, a non-profit organization dedicated to increasing awareness of autism and funding autism research, today provided a preview of some of the many …