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Autism Speaks is the world’s leading autism research and advocacy organization. It was founded in 2005 by Suzanne and Bob Wright, grandparents of a child with autism. We have experts available to media on a variety of subjects from research into the causes and treatments, better diagnoses and prevalence, to services available to families and efforts to improve the lives of all those living or struggling with autism. If you are a member of the media, please contact our PR team in the U.S.

Michael Rosen, EVP, Strategic Communications, (212) 252-8584

CJ Volpe, Chief of Media Strategy, (646) 385-8532

Aurelia Grayson, Senior Director of Media Strategy, (646) 385-8531

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