Autism Speaks | Testimony of Andy Shih, PhD (PDF Avail.) | May 31, 2011 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

andy-shih_5.31.11-testimonyDownload Testimony of Andy Shih, PhD Vice President, Scientific Affairs Autism Speaks House Committee on Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, and Human Rights May 31, 2011 Thank you, Chairman Smith and members of the subcommittee for this opportunity to share with you Autism Speaks’ global perspective on autism. I am Andy Shih, VP …

Autism Speaks’ Andy Shih Testifies Before Congress on Global Autism Response | May 31, 2011 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Autism Speaks' Andy Shih Testifies Before Congress on Global Autism Response Absence of Data Creates 'Knowledge Gap,' Hampering Efforts in Many Countries WASHINGTON, D.C. (May 31, 2011)--The absence of prevalence and other public health data on autism in many nations around the world has created a “knowledge gap” that has hampered the global response to autism, …

Autism Speaks Urges Congress to Pass Vital Combating Autism Reauthorization Act  | May 26, 2011 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Autism Speaks Urges Congress to Pass Vital Combating Autism Reauthorization Act  Bi-partisan Senate, House Bills Would Ensure Continued Federal Commitment to Address Nation’s Growing Autism Health Crisis NEW YORK, N.Y. (May 26, 2011) – Autism Speaks, the nation’s largest autism science and advocacy organization, today urged Congress to act swiftly on newly introduced legislation that would …

Autism Speaks | Virginia Becomes the 26th State To Enact Autism Insurance Reform Legislation | May 6, 2011 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Virginia Becomes the 26th State To Enact Autism Insurance Reform Legislation Autism Speaks Joins with the Virginia Autism Community in Celebrating the Passage of House Bill 2467 and Senate Bill 1062 into Law  NEW YORK, NY (May 6, 2011) – Autism Speaks joins the Virginia Autism Project and Virginia families in applauding Governor Robert McDonnell …

Autism Speaks Endorses North Carolina Autism Insurance Reform Bills   | May 20, 2010 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Autism Speaks Endorses North Carolina Autism Insurance Reform Bills  S.1265/H.1897 Would End Health Care Discrimination Against Children With Autism by Requiring Coverage of Diagnosis and Treatment NEW YORK, NY (May 20, 2010) – Autism Speaks, the nation’s largest autism advocacy organization, today announced its support for Senate Bill 1265 and House Bill 1897, the 2010 North …

Autism Speaks Joins the New Hampshire Autism Community in Applauding State Senate Members For Passing Autism Insurance Legislation | May 6, 2010 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Autism Speaks Joins the New Hampshire Autism Community in Applauding State Senate Members For Passing Autism Insurance Legislation NEW YORK, NY (May 6, 2010) -- Autism Speaks yesterday joined New Hampshire families, the New Hampshire Council on Autism Spectrum Disorders, the Autism Society of New Hampshire, and other autism advocacy organizations in applauding the members of …

Autism Speaks Joins Congressional Children’s Health Care Caucus and Congressional Autism Caucus to Host a Briefing on “Autism: The Importance of Early Detection and Intervention” | May 27, 2010 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Autism Speaks Joins Congressional Children's Health Care Caucus and Congressional Autism Caucus to Host a Briefing on "Autism: The Importance of Early Detection and Intervention" Washington, DC (May 27, 2010) -- Yesterday, Autism Speaks hosted a briefing with the Congressional Children’s Health Care Caucus and the Congressional Autism Caucus on “Autism: The Importance of Early Detection and …