Combating Autism Act of 2006: S.843 | Sponsors, Co-sponsors & Clients Lobbying | Circa 2005 – 2006 #AutisticHistory

Clients lobbying on S.843: Combating Autism Act of 2006 Open Secrets: Following The Money In Politics 18 unique organization(s) has/have registered to lobby on this bill. Click on a client's name to view all the bills on which they reported lobbying. Click on the number of reports to view all the client's reports that mentioned …

Archived | Inside the autism treatment maze | Circa February 2005 #NotAnAutisticAlly #AutisticHistory

[Note: This article is for archive purposes in Autistic History. It’s to illustrate the the voices heard during this era. It’s to show how the Wrights, co-founders of Autism Speaks, and pals used their privilege purposefully to drown out the voices of the Autistic community and others.] Inside the autism treatment maze No single approach …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Summaries of Funded Studies (Early Treatment and Intervention) | Circa 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly #AutisticHistory

Summaries of Funded Studies (Early Treatment and Intervention) Autism Speaks maintains a commitment to early diagnosis and early intervention programs through pilot studies, fellowships and support of the High Risk Baby Siblings Research Consortium. In September of this year, Autism Speaks expanded this commitment by inviting applications for funding from researchers studying individuals at risk …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Animal Studies Show Abnormalities Caused by Excessive Ultrasound | Circa August 7, 2006 #NotAnAutisticAlly #AutisticHistory

Animal Studies Show Abnormalities Caused by Excessive Ultrasound  Developing Mouse Embryo Brains Affected; Connection to Autism Remains Unclear Prolonged and frequent use of ultrasound waves on pregnant mice caused abnormalities in the brain of the developing mouse embryo, Yale School of Medicine researchers reported in the August 7, 2006 issue of the Proceedings of the National …

Archived | Autism Speaks: New Genetics Discovery: Different genes may cause autism in boys and girls | Circa August 1, 2006 #NotAnAutisticAlly #AutisticHistory

New Genetics Discovery  Researchers have found that different genes may be responsible for causing autism in boys than in girls. The findings also support the notion that multiple genes contribute to autism spectrum disorder.  The researchers on this project, Gerard Schellenberg of the Puget Sound Veterans Affairs Medical Center and a research professor of medicine …

Archived | Autism Speaks 2007 Pilot Grants | #AutisticHistory #NotAnAutisticAlly

2007 Pilot Grants 2007 Pilot Grants 2007 Basic and Clinical Awards 2007 Treatment Grants Alberto Ascherio, M.D., MPHHarvard School of Public Health$120,000 for two years Maternal Risk Factors for Autism in the Nurses Health Study II – a Pilot StudyEstablished in 1989, the Nurses Health Study II has prospectively evaluated many aspects of women's health in a …

Archived | Grants Funded – Cure Autism Now 2007 | #AutisticHistory #NotAnAutisticAlly

Grants Funded - Cure Autism Now 2007 Cure Autism Now funded a variety of science programs designed to encourage innovative approaches toward identifying the causes, developing means of prevention and treatment and ultimately, finding a cure for autism and related disorders. Field-building research grants were a core feature of Cure Autism Now's science program: Pilot …