Autism Speaks is pleased to announce the expansion of the Autism Treatment Network to include 17 leading children's hospitals and academic medical centers in the U.S. and Canada. The Autism Speaks Autism Treatment Network is committed to improving the health and healthcare for children and adolescents with autism spectrum disorders through evidence-based research and practice.
Autism Speaks Announces Second Annual Baker Summer Camp Scholarship Program
The second annual Autism Speaks Baker Summer Camp Program will offer up to $3000 in funds to eligible camps to go towards scholarships for financially disadvantaged children with autism.
The Power of Words: Interagency Autism Coordinating Committee Meeting Recap
Prevalence Investigation of Autism in the Somali Population in Minneapolis
Autism Speaks, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and the National Institutes of Health announced a collaboration to investigate the prevalence of autism spectrum disorders in the Somali population located in Minneapolis, Minn.
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