Autism Speaks Introduces New High Risk-High Impact Initiative | Jan. 15, 2009 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Autism Speaks Not An Autistic ally Autism Speaks Introduces New High Risk-High Impact Initiative Two Million Dollars Awarded to First Round of Collaborative Research Workgroups NEW YORK, N.Y. (January 15, 2009) Autism Speaks announced the launch of its novel High Risk-High Impact (HR-HI) research initiative, conceived to support cutting edge research in areas that are …

Archive | Jon Shestack of Cure Autism Now & Autism Speaks | #AutisticHistory #StopBigAutism #BanABA

Portia Iversen and Jonathan Shestack during Cure Autism Now Celebrates Third Annual "Acts of Love" - Arrivals at Coronet Theatre in Los Angeles, California, United States. (Photo by J.Sciulli/WireImage for Cure Autism Now) Jon Shestack was the co-founder of the now defunct Cure Autism Now (CAN). CAN merged with Autism Speaks in 2007. Jonathan Shestack …

Archive | 2007 Autism Treatment & Research Hearing | #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Bob Wright, co-founder of Autism Speaks, speaking at the 2007 Autism Treatment and Research Hearing. Autistics were not at the table. Autism Treatment and Research Hearing 2007 Funding Autism Research A hearing was held on progress made since the subcommittee’s April 17, 2007, hearing on autism in the United States. Dr. Insel talked about autism research initiatives the the National …

Archive | Portia Iversen of Cure Autism Now (CAN) | #AutisticHistory #StopBigAutism

Portia Iversen and Jonathan Shestack during Cure Autism Now Celebrates Third Annual "Acts of Love" - Arrivals at Coronet Theatre in Los Angeles, California, United States. (Photo by J.Sciulli/WireImage for Cure Autism Now) Portia Iversen was a co-founder of Cure Autism Now, with Jon Shestack, and a parent of an Autistic. She also authored the …