The Autism Speaks Autism Treatment Network (ATN) is a ground-breaking network of hospitals, physicians, researchers, and families at 14 locations (our “sites”) across the United States and Canada. We are working together to develop the most effective approach to medical care for children and adolescents affected by autism.
Posted by Rob Ring, PhD, vice president of translational research for Autism Speaks
Back by popular demand: The “Got Questions?” feature of the Autism Speaks Science blog. Today’s answer comes from…
Roberto Tuchman, MD, director of the autism program at Miami Children’s Hospital, and a member of the Autism Speaks scientific advisory committee; and
Post and photos by Michael Rosanoff, MPH, associate director public health research & scientific review
We, as a group of leaders, policy makers, health actors and advocates, civil society representatives, family and service user representatives, and other stakeholders from South Asia and South East Asia, convened in Dhaka, Bangladesh to attend a Conference titled- “Autism Spectrum Disorders and Developmental Disabilities in Bangladesh and South Asia” on 25-26 July 2011,
Inspired by the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and other relevant international human rights instruments,
August 1, 2011
By Andy Shih, Ph.D., vice president scientific affairs, Dana Marnane, vice president of awareness and events and Michael Rosanoff, associate director, public health research and scientific review
The first major study on runaway behavior among children with autism confirms that it is both common and extremely stressful for families. Yet relatively few families are receiving professional help or guidance.