Navigation Links
Steinberg Announces Senate Select Committee on Autism and Related Disorders
Date:4/30/2009

SACRAMENTO, Calif., April 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Senate President pro Tem Darrell Steinberg (D-Sacramento) today announced the establishment of the Senate Select Committee on Autism (ASD) & Related Disorders which will build on the trailblazing work and important contributions of the three-year California Legislative Blue Ribbon Commission on Autism, which was Chaired by Steinberg and ended in November 2008.

(Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090413/DC98260LOGO )

"This Select Committee signals California's ongoing bipartisan commitment to individuals with autism and their families," Steinberg said. "It will provide a legislative forum for research, analysis, deliberations, and outreach on the most pressing issues and concerns facing families who are dealing with ASD."

At a press conference today Steinberg introduced the members of the Select Committee which he will Chair. He also discussed the committee's upcoming activities that will focus on issues related to establishing appropriate health insurance coverage; early identification and treatment; and promoting appropriate employment and housing for individuals with ASD.

The Select Committee will soon establish a series of Task Forces and Working Groups that will work with consumers, advocates and leaders throughout the state to deal with the autism epidemic. The Committee will be working with some of the state's most distinguished leaders who are committed to advancing strong and effective autism public policy.

Feda Almaliti, the mother of a 4 1/2 year old autistic son, spoke about her long but successful fight to receive health insurance
'/>"/>

SOURCE The Help Group
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. HHS Announces $75 Million in Supplemental Funding to States for Pandemic Flu Preparedness
2. CRC Health Group Announces Acquisition of Bayside Marin Recovery Center, San Rafael
3. UHW Announces: Antelope Valley Hospital Caregivers and Board Vote to Ratify First Union Contract With SEIU UHW-West
4. HEI, Inc. Announces Sale of RFID Division Assets
5. Caraco Pharmaceutical Laboratories, Ltd. Announces FDA Approval to Market Generic Version of Zyloprim(R)
6. Mettler-Toledo International Inc. Announces Webcast of Presentation at Thomas Weisel Partners 2007 Healthcare Conference
7. Z Trim Announces Revocation of Gregory Halpern Severence Agreement
8. Brooke Franchise Corporation Announces Selected July Results
9. Manor Care, Inc. Announces Record Date for Special Stockholder Meeting
10. Caraco Pharmaceutical Laboratories, Ltd. Announces FDA Approval to Market Generic Version of Adipex-P(R)
11. Planet Technologies Announces Agreement to Acquire Antigen Laboratories
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:5/22/2015)... Island, NY (PRWEB) May 22, 2015 ... announces that June 17, 2015, the Annual One Day ... place. Since 2007, Hands On HCMT offers drastically reduced certificates ... therapists and estheticians have enough sessions, through what used to ... it is wonderful for the community as well. This once ...
(Date:5/22/2015)... 22, 2015 Coordinating care for ... process. Historically providers have not been reimbursed or ... in 2015, Medicare has paved the way by ... to the launch of Oculus Health , ... systems using the platform will now be able ...
(Date:5/22/2015)... Coco Libre, the Official Coconut Water of Zappos.com ... the 104th running of the race. On Sunday, May 17, ... people in one hour—one person about every 10 seconds. ... to the heart of the Bay Area, so unique, whimsical ... the finish line only made sense,” said Jennifer Goodrum, Coco ...
(Date:5/22/2015)... 2015 Gateway Building Concepts is experienced ... services the company specialize in include decks, additions, kitchen ... houses and much more. , The redesigned logo ... of the company. It includes two geometrical lines that ... thought out to be used with many things associated ...
(Date:5/22/2015)... FL (PRWEB) May 22, 2015 Wimbledon ... provides vascular, electrocardiogram (EKG), echocardiogram and NCV testing ... Sempier, a highly respected All American National athlete, to ... athlete, I find the high level of testing and ... the athlete and their athletic trainers, this way they ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Hands On HealthCare Massage Therapy & Wellness Day Spa Announces Their Eighth Annual One Day Sale on Gift Certificates Will Take Place on June 17, 2015 2Health News:Hands On HealthCare Massage Therapy & Wellness Day Spa Announces Their Eighth Annual One Day Sale on Gift Certificates Will Take Place on June 17, 2015 3Health News:Oculus Health Care Coordination Platform Officially Launched 2Health News:Oculus Health Care Coordination Platform Officially Launched 3Health News:Oculus Health Care Coordination Platform Officially Launched 4Health News:Coco Libre Ice Luge Sets New World Record at Bay to Breakers 2Health News:Wimbledon Athletics Recruits Team USA Athlete 2Health News:Wimbledon Athletics Recruits Team USA Athlete 3
... Massachusetts Medical School have uncovered a novel DNA-sensing pathway ... for malaria. Activation of this pathway appears to stimulate ... immune system that may contribute to inflammation and fever ... susceptibility for the most common and lethal form of ...
... Calif.) The possibility of developing stem cells from ... conditions as diverse as Parkinson,s disease, Alzheimer,s disease and ... research community in recent years. Such therapies would avoid ... human embryos, and in theory, also bypass immunological problems ...
... heart contains cardiac stem cells that can contribute to regeneration ... about the molecules and pathways that regulate these cells. Now, ... insight into one way to coax the cardiac stem cells ... Press in the August 2011 issue of the journal ...
... Companies like Google and Zappos.com are famous for ... environments, but are their employees healthier too? According to ... your co-workers has long-term health benefits. Dr. ... TAU,s Leon Recanati Graduate School of Business Administration says ...
... Denise Mann HealthDay Reporter , THURSDAY, Aug. 4 ... harnessing the power of stem cells to help treat, and ... in a recent issue of the Journal of the ... be reprogrammed to morph into other types of kidney cells ...
... Medical Sciences of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) ... million to support the Wayne State University Initiative for ... established in 1978 as the Minority Biomedical Research Support ... graduate students with a more personalized experience to foster ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Targeting innate immunity in malaria 2Health News:Targeting innate immunity in malaria 3Health News:A patient's own skin cells may one day treat multiple diseases 2Health News:A patient's own skin cells may one day treat multiple diseases 3Health News:Hormone reduces risk of heart failure from chemotherapy 2Health News:Hang out at the water cooler, live longer 2Health News:Hang out at the water cooler, live longer 3Health News:Stem Cell Therapy Holds Promise for Kidney Disease 2Health News:Stem Cell Therapy Holds Promise for Kidney Disease 3Health News:Wayne State University awarded $3 million from NIH to foster science and research careers 2Health News:Wayne State University awarded $3 million from NIH to foster science and research careers 3
(Date:5/22/2015)... , May 22, 2015  China Nepstar Chain Drugstore ... leading retail drugstore chain in China ... today announced the resignation of Mr. Fuxiang Zhang ... reasons, effective immediately. Ms. Rebecca Yingnan Zhang ... Company,s board of directors, effective immediately. Meanwhile, Ms. Zhang ...
(Date:5/21/2015)... , May 21, 2015 ... announced the addition of the "North American ... Graft), by Application (Surgical Wound, & Ulcer), by ... to 2019" report to their offering. ,     ... care market is estimated to grow at a ...
(Date:5/21/2015)...  CryoLife, Inc. (NYSE: CRY ), a leading ... and vascular surgery, announced today that its Board of ... second quarter 2015 of $0.03 per share of common ... share will be paid on June 19, 2015 to ... 2015.  The ex-dividend date for the quarterly dividend is ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:China Nepstar Chain Drugstore Ltd. Announces Management Change and New Director Appointment 2China Nepstar Chain Drugstore Ltd. Announces Management Change and New Director Appointment 3North American Active Wound Care Market 2015-2019 with Smith and Nephew, Molyncke HealthCare & ConvaTec Dominating 2CryoLife Announces Quarterly Cash Dividend for the Second Quarter 2015 2
... Mass., June 3 AdvanDx today announced ... PNA FISH(TM) for detection of,Candida yeast species ... the latest addition to AdvanDx,s easy-to-use, molecular-based ... of,bloodstream pathogens in hours instead of days. ...
... Quest Diagnostics,Incorporated (NYSE: DGX ) today announced results ... technique it has developed is,the first to provide direct, ... concentration of a broad range of lipoproteins in,blood plasma. ... 29, 2008,online edition of Clinical Chemistry., "Our data ...
Cached Medicine Technology:AdvanDx Submits Yeast Traffic Light PNA FISH(TM) for FDA 510(k) Clearance for Detection of Candida species in Positive Blood Cultures 2AdvanDx Submits Yeast Traffic Light PNA FISH(TM) for FDA 510(k) Clearance for Detection of Candida species in Positive Blood Cultures 3Ion Mobility Diagnostic Test from Quest Diagnostics is First to Provide Direct Physical Measurement of Lipoprotein Particles, Cardiovascular Disease Indicators, Study Finds 2Ion Mobility Diagnostic Test from Quest Diagnostics is First to Provide Direct Physical Measurement of Lipoprotein Particles, Cardiovascular Disease Indicators, Study Finds 3Ion Mobility Diagnostic Test from Quest Diagnostics is First to Provide Direct Physical Measurement of Lipoprotein Particles, Cardiovascular Disease Indicators, Study Finds 4Ion Mobility Diagnostic Test from Quest Diagnostics is First to Provide Direct Physical Measurement of Lipoprotein Particles, Cardiovascular Disease Indicators, Study Finds 5Ion Mobility Diagnostic Test from Quest Diagnostics is First to Provide Direct Physical Measurement of Lipoprotein Particles, Cardiovascular Disease Indicators, Study Finds 6Ion Mobility Diagnostic Test from Quest Diagnostics is First to Provide Direct Physical Measurement of Lipoprotein Particles, Cardiovascular Disease Indicators, Study Finds 7
IOL explanation snare for foldable lenses. Snare bisects lens for easy removal. Easy thumb activation. Replacement snares available E3526....
Open 14 mm fixation ring with teeth to prevent damage to conjuctiva. Gauge is marked every 10 degrees to determine the extent of the arc to be incised. Two broad marks align with steep axis....
Provides a perfect ring reference to the corneal surface, most useful for the wound closure evaluation. Shaft angled 35 degrees. Round knurled handle with dull finish....
Stainless steel tray for sterilizing instruments....
Medicine Products: