Op-Ed: Fight to Overcome Autism Gets Major Boost, Higher Priority

HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius
Date Published: 
October 5, 2009

The federal government will provide nearly twice as much funding for autism research in the upcoming fiscal year as we had just three years ago. President Obama has made autism a focus from the first days of his presidency in hopes to counterbalance some of the new challenges Autism has created for for families, schools, and health care providers.