Tune in to SIRIUS|XM’s Doctor Radio (SIRIUS Ch. 114 & XM 119) Friday, April 23 as they help to raise autism awareness during autism awareness month. “Doctor Radio Reports – Understanding Autism” will air from 10 am to 12 pm EDT. The program will feature leading scientific experts, as well as leaders in the corporate world, to discuss autism, autism research and vocational opportunities. Guests include Autism Speaks’ own Chief Science Officer Geri Dawson, Ph.D., Craig Newschaffer, Ph.D., Drexel University; Melissa Nishawala, M.D., NYU School of Medicine; Kim DeOre, M.D., NYU School of Medicine and mother of a child with autism; Peter F. Gerhardt, Ed.D., Organization for Autism Research; and Randy Lewis, parent and Walgreens executive (see more below). Noted journalist Perri Peltz will serve as the segment’s anchor person.
The program will replay the following times:
Friday, April 23 – 8:00 pm ET
Saturday, April 24 – 10:00 am and 4:00 pm
Sunday, April 25 – noon and 8:00 p.m.
Then on Sunday, April 25, “American Voices,” on SIRIUS|XM Stars Channel (channel 102) hosted by Senator Bill Bradley, will air a special segment with Randy Lewis. Walgreens has been staunch proponent for creating innovative vocational opportunities for adults with disabilities including autism. Show times are below.
Sunday, April 25
2:00 am – 3:00 am ET
6:00 am – 8:00 am ET
10:00 am – 11:00 am ET
Listen to a promotional spot for Friday’s episode below.