UN WDSD Video

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For today’s Throwback Thursday, we look back just a few months ago to World Down Syndrome Day at the United Nations on March 21, 2014. Enjoy all the talks or fast forward ahead to about 2:34.12 for the Down syndrome cognition research portion of the day’s talks moderated by LuMind Executive Director Carolyn Cronin with presentations from: …

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Dr. Harpold Announced as Chair, DS-Connect® Governance Board

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A longtime participant in the DS Consortium and DS-Connect® Registry Governance Board, LuMind Foundation’s Dr. Harpold will lead the Board overseeing DS-Connect® as the registry moves into its second year. Dr. Michael Harpold, chief scientific officer at LuMind Foundation, has accepted an invitation from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to serve as Chair of …

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Research Down Syndrome Announces 2014/2015 Grant Awards to Fund Down Syndrome Cognitive Research

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Research Down Syndrome (RDS) has announced funding for five grants to support Down syndrome cognitive research. RDS is committed to supporting the identification of the causes of the intellectual impairments associated with Down syndrome and to facilitating the development of pharmacological therapies to improve memory, learning and communication in persons with Down syndrome, and to …

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LuMind Foundation Awards $1.1 Million in Grants to Advance Down Syndrome Cognition Research

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LuMind Foundation, the nation’s leading Down syndrome cognition research organization, has contributed $10.5 million to fund cognition research since the organization was founded in 2004. September 10, 2014 (Marlborough, Mass.) – The LuMind Foundation (formerly the Down Syndrome and Treatment Foundation – DSRTF) announces the award of $1.1 million in funding for six new LuMind …

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