U.N. Passes Unanimous Resolution Expressing ‘Deep Concern’ Over Long-Term Challenges for Persons with Autism, Developmental Disorders | Dec. 12, 2012 #AutisticHistory

U.N. Passes Unanimous Resolution Expressing 'Deep Concern' Over Long-Term Challenges for Persons with Autism, Developmental Disorders Autism Speaks Supports U.N. Call for Urgent Action  NEW YORK, N.Y. (December 12, 2012) – Today the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) unanimously passed a new resolution calling on governments to take urgent action to improve access to long-term …

Autism Speaks | UN Convention on Disabilities Fails in Senate | Dec. 4, 2012 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

UN Convention on Disabilities Fails in Senate December 04, 2012 WASHINGTON, DC (November 4, 2012) -- A vote to ratify the U.N. Convention on the Rights of Persons With Disabilities fell six votes short of the two thirds majority required in the Senate today. Already approved by 126 other nations, the Convention is modeled after the …

Autism Speaks | $100 Million Challenge Kicks Off Global “Decade for Autism” | Sept. 22, 2009 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Autism Speaks is NOT an autistic ally $100 Million Challenge Kicks Off Global "Decade for Autism”  Autism Speaks Gathers First Spouses and Autism Experts for a Forum on the Global Autism Crisis NEW YORK, NY (September 22, 2009) – Autism Speaks, the world's largest autism research and advocacy organization gathered more than 150 First Spouses …

Archive | Andy Shih of Autism Speaks | #AutisticHistory #StopBigAutism #BanABA

Not an Autistic Ally #BanABA Andy Shih of Autism Speaks Andy Shih, Ph.D., Interim Chief Science Officer  Andy Shih, Ph.D., joined Autism Speaks in 2006, after its merger with the National Alliance for Autism Research where he served as chief science officer. Dr. Shih has held various leadership roles in the organization throughout his tenure …

Snapshot | Google alerts – autism | March 28, 2010 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Google News Alert for: autism Asperger's and the National Council on DisabilitySan Francisco Chronicle (blog)If confirmed by the Senate, Mr. Ne'eman would be the first individual with Autism Spectrum Disorder to serve on the Council. "Why people have gotten upset ...See all stories on this topicTrinidad & Tobago ExpressT&T resident races in Sahara for autismTrinidad & Tobago ExpressOne of the …

Archived | The New England Center for Children Celebrates Autism Awareness Month | Circa April 1, 2021 #BanABA #AutisticHistory

NECC #NotAnAutisticAlly #BanABA The New England Center for Children Celebrates Autism Awareness Month In time of COVID-19, awareness and acceptance of autism is critical for under-served and vulnerable population. Southborough, MA, April 01, 2021 --(PR.com)-- The New England Center for Children® (NECC®), a global leader in education and research for children with autism, announced today that …

Archived | Statement From Autism Speaks | Circa November 2, 2015 #NotAnAutisticAlly #AutisticHistory

Statement From Autism Speaks NEW YORK, Nov. 2, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Suzanne Wright, Autism Speaks Co-Founder and Board member, has been diagnosed with pancreatic cancer. Suzanne will take a leave of absence from her work with Autism Speaks to manage her medical care.  In 2005, Suzanne and Bob Wright co-founded Autism Speaks after their grandson, Christian, was diagnosed with autism. …