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Autistic Youth Who Make It To College Gravitate Toward STEM Majors
2012-11-16 14:17:23

Alan McStravick for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Parents of children with an autism spectrum disorder (ASD) received some much needed good news in the form of a study published online in the Journal of Autism and Development Disorders. The study, co-authored by Paul Shattuck, PhD, assistant professor at the Brown School at Washington University in St. Louis, confirms a previously held belief that individuals with an ASD typically graduate to science, technology, engineering...

2009-05-05 21:23:01

U.S. researchers suggest autism diagnoses are not occurring soon enough. The study, published in the Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, also found female cases were identified later than male cases. Timely identification and diagnosis of an autism spectrum disorder can impact a child's development and is the key to opening the door to the services and therapies available to children with autism, study lead author Paul Shattuck of Washington University in St....

2009-04-29 11:29:00

SUNNYVALE, Calif., April 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockheed Martin's (NYSE: LMT) Paul Shattuck, Airborne Laser (ABL) Beam Control/Fire Control chief engineer and technical director, and five of his government and industry ABL teammates have received a U.S. Missile Defense Agency Technology Pioneer Award. The award recognizes the team for achieving a host of technology breakthroughs that have culminated in a fully integrated system with the advantages of speed-of-light destruction of ballistic...

2006-04-03 01:15:00

CHICAGO -- A rise in autism cases is not evidence of a feared epidemic but reflects that schools are diagnosing autism more frequently, a study said on Monday. Children classified by U.S. school special education programs as mentally retarded or learning disabled have declined in tandem with the rise in autism cases between 1994 and 2003, the author of the study said, suggesting a switch of diagnoses. Government health authorities have been trying to allay widely publicized concerns that...


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