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Suzanne Wright

Global First Spouses Come Together to Turn “Innovation into Action”: Autism Speaks will Present the Second Global Autism Achievement Award
September 17, 2014

Global First Spouses Come Together to Turn “Innovation into Action”: Autism Speaks will Present the Second Global Autism Achievement Award

July 10, 2014

July 10, 2014 - The acclaimed autism documentary "Sounding the Alarm" will be available on Netflix on July 15. The film examines the lives of 12 families who live with autism, and chronicles the challenges and opportunities they face from diagnosis to adulthood. 

11:00 a.m., Saturday, April 26, at Tribeca Cinemas, 54 Varick Street, New York, NY

Film screens Saturday, April 26, in New York

April 23, 2014

New York, N.Y. (April 23, 2014) – Autism Speaks, the world’s leading autism science and advocacy organization, today announced a screening of the Blockburger Productions documentary, Sounding the Alarm, during the 2014 Tribeca Family Festival. Hosted by Grace Hightower De Niro and Robert De Niro, with Autism Speaks Co-founders Suzanne and Bob Wright, the screening will take place at Tribeca Cinemas in New York City, on Saturday, April 26, at 11:00 a.m.

April 17, 2014

(April 17, 2014) - Autism Speaks co-founders Suzanne and Bob Wright sat down for an interview with Rafael Pi Roman, the host of MetroFocus, a weekly news magazine produced by New York public television. The Wrights discuss Autism Speaks, Light It Up Blue and offer a look at the autism documentary "Sounding the Alarm."

You can watch the segment below beginning at 9:42 into the program.

April 04, 2014

Autism Speaks Co-Founders Suzanne and Bob Wright gave a series of interviews to kick off Autism Awareness Month. See video and find links below.  

Andrea Mitchell Reports - Air date April 2

The Wrights spoke with Andrea Mitchell about World Autism Awareness Day, the Light It Up Blue campaign and Autism Speaks' commitment to turning awareness into action.

March 20, 2014

(March 20, 2014) -- Co-Founder of Autism Speaks Suzanne Wright was recently honored as 2014's "Women Shaping History" through the site Education Update for her advocacy work over the years. In an interview for their website for their March/April 2014 Issue, Ms. Wright is asked some of the greatest accomplishment and challenges she's faced and who's inspired her in her career.

Screening of Blockburger Productions’ “Sounding the Alarm” on Wednesday, January 15, 2014 at 5PM ET at the Starr Center Focuses on the Growing Impact of Autism

Autism Speaks and Massachusetts General Hospital’s Lurie Center for Autism will host the premiere screening of “Sounding the Alarm”

January 06, 2014