Autism Speaks launches 2015 National Leadership Summit  | June 16, 2015 #AutisticHistory #BanABA #EndAutismSpeaks

Autism Speaks launches 2015 National Leadership Summit  June 16, 2015 WASHINGTON, D.C. (June 16, 2015) – As Congress considers the 21st Century Cures Act, advocates for the autism community joined leaders in science and government at the Autism Speaks National Leadership Summit today to advance research and policies benefiting people with disabilities. The summit highlights achievements …

Autism Speaks | HHS announces appointment of chair and members for autism committee | Oct. 28, 2015 #AutisticHistory #BanABA #EndAutismSpeaks

HHS announces appointment of chair and members for autism committee Interagency Autism Coordinating Committee membership includes Autism Speaks’ Chief Science Officer  October 28, 2015 Today the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announced new and returning members to the Interagency Autism Coordinating Committee (IACC) including a new acting chair Dr. Bruce Cuthbert and …

Autism Speaks | Prevalence of Autism Rises | March 27, 2014 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Prevalence of Autism Rises One in 68 American children living with autism; Autism Speaks calls for immediate national action plan  March 27, 2014 Washington, D.C. (March 27, 2014) – Today, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released new data on the prevalence of autism in the United States. This surveillance study identified 1 in 68 children …

Autism Speaks | Notes From The Hill by Liz Feld | Nov. 2013 #AutisticHistory #BanABA #StopBigAutism

Notes From The Hill By Autism Speaks President Liz Feld:  For hundreds of autism advocates, last week marked the launch of a 2014 policy agenda that will provide meaningful benefit to the entire autism community.  Over 200 volunteer leaders from classrooms, boardrooms, small towns, big cities, and service sectors from across the country convened for …

Autism Speaks to Washington | Nov. 13, 2013 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Autism Speaks to Washington On November 13, the “Autism Speaks to Washington” summit convened at the George Washington University for a robust and exciting line up of keynote speakers and presentations unveiling Autism Speaks’ enhanced state and federal advocacy strategy, groundbreaking advances in science and research, and a full discussion of the barriers to, and …

Autism App Developers Compete at Autism Speaks Autism Investment Conference  | March 5, 2014 #AutisticHistory #StopBigAutism #AutismMarket

#NotAnAutisticAlly Autism Investment Conference Autism App Developers Compete at Autism Speaks Autism Investment Conference Date: March 05, 2014 Autism app developers share tips for success and compete for $10,000 in prize money to develop life-enhancing digital tools DELSIA President Daniel Smith and Autism Speaks Chief Science Officer Rob Ring present a check for $10,000 to Tom …

Autism Speaks: Autism Investment Conference Confirmed Speakers | February 2013 #AutisticHistory #StopBigAutism #AutismMarket

#NotAnAutisticAlly Autism Speaks: Autism Investment Conferenc Confirmed Speakers Faheem Ahmed Vice President of Strategic Initiatives SAP Labs Faheem is Vice President of Strategic Initiatives at SAP, one of the largest software companies in the world.  Ahmed oversees the research, design, development, and product management for SAP's consumer healthcare initiatives. Faheem also serves as Founder and …