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"Autism: Answers and Understanding" airs Thursday night on WBTV

Thursday, October 4 at 7:30pm EST the CBS affiliate (WBTV) will be airing a special done by Jamie Boll, a Carolinas Chapter Board Member. 

In the segment, Boll interviews Geri Dawson, Lorri Unumb, and Autism Speaks' funded researchers. For more on the segment, please visit here.

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Thu, 2012-10-04 19:30
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Thu, 2012-10-04 20:00

Autism Speaks Funds New Research

September 28, 2012

Autism Speaks is pleased to announce nearly $5 million in funding for new research on autism spectrum disorders (ASD). The grants include a Suzanne and Bob Wright Trailblazer Award to study the multi-generation effects of medications taken during pregnancy. Other research projects include:

Autism Speaks Awards Nearly $5 Million to Fund Research on Autism Spectrum Disorders

Grants include a Suzanne and Bob Wright Trailblazer Award to study the multi-generation effects of medications taken during pregnancy

Autism Speaks today announced the awarding of new research grants totaling nearly $5 million.

September 27, 2012

New York, N.Y. (September 27, 2012) – Autism Speaks, the world’s leading autism science and advocacy organization, today announced the awarding of new research grants totaling nearly $5 million. “Autism Speaks is committed to continuing our research which has tremendous potential to increase our understanding of autism and addressing the needs of individuals with autism,” said Autism Speaks Co-founder Bob Wright, “and we are grateful to the donors who make this research possible.”