A new article reviews the information about children with autism that researchers can obtain from the Interactive Autism Network (IAN), the Autism Treatment Network, and PEDSnet.
News from IAN
What does a U.S. Supreme Court ruling on special education mean for your student with a disability? A federal agency recently released a document explaining the Court's ruling that schools must provide a meaningful education to students with disabilities.
Dr. J. Kiely Law, co-founder of the Interactive Autism Network (IAN), has been named to the executive committee of PCORnet, the National Patient-Centered Clinical Research Network.
The ABLE National Resource Center has announced that people with disabilities may save an additional $1,000 in 2018 in an ABLE Account.
The U.S. Interagency Autism Coordinating Committee has updated its strategic plan to call for a doubling of government and private autism research spending by the year 2020.
An article published by an American Academy of Pediatrics website offers families advice on how to prevent wandering and wandering-related injuries in children with autism.
Researchers have found that people with autism appeared to be greater risk of a fatal injury than the general U.S. population.
You may download a copy of a 2017 report to Congress, "Young Adults and Transitioning Youth with Autism Spectrum Disorder," by the National Autism Coordinator of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
Dr. Paul Lipkin, director of the Interactive Autism Network, and Dr. Eliza Gordon-Lipkin answer questions about the role of the environment in the risk for developing autism.