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Autism Speaks and The National Alliance for Autism Research Complete Merger

Unanimous Votes by Both Boards of Directors Combine Two of the Leading Research and Advocacy Organizations

Autism Speaks and the National Alliance for Autism Research (NAAR) have completed their merger, bringing together two of the leading or

February 13, 2006

NEW YORK (February 13, 2006) - Autism Speaks and the National Alliance for Autism Research (NAAR) have completed their merger, bringing together two of the leading organizations engaged in the battle against autism, it was announced today by Mark Roithmayr, president of Autism Speaks. A memorandum of understanding was first announced in the late fall. The directors of Autism Speaks and NAAR respectively voted unanimously to complete the transaction.

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Autism Speaks and Cure Autism Now Complete Merger

Combined Operations of Leading Autism Organizations Will Lead to Enhanced Research, Treatment and Advocacy Programs

Autism Speaks and Cure Autism Now (CAN) have completed their merger, uniting the nation's two leading autism advocacy organizations and

February 05, 2007

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United Nations Panel Discussion on Global Awareness of Autism: Challenges, Responsibilities, Actions

April 23, 2008


To celebrate the first ever United Nations (UN) sanctioned World Autism Awareness Day, the UN held a Panel Discussion on autism. The event was sponsored by the Government of the State of Qatar in collaboration with the World Health Organization and Autism Speaks. H.E.

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2007 Scientific Service Award

April 23, 2007

The 2007 Scientific Service Award for outstanding contribution to the scientific mission of the organization went this year to Dr. Vahram (Harry) Haroutunian. The award was presented at a March 16 awards ceremony in Washington D.C.

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