Alexander’s Angels: Supporting Every Person in the World with Down Syndrome

Categories: Blog, Meet Our Friends, Why Support Research?

By Veronica Fratta We hear so much about how far a mother will go to help her child, but how about a grandmother?  Well, Esther Gómez-Nieto organized a walk, started an art show, educated college students, started a foundation, and raised hundreds of thousands of dollars—all to support her grandson Alexander and others with Down …

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First Lady Mary Pat Christie Lights the Way for Ds Cognition Research

Categories: Blog, Events, News

Thank you New Jersey First Lady Mary Pat Christie for championing the “Light the Way” program! Twenty-nine states and territories to date will be participating in Mrs. Christie’s campaign by showing support for Down syndrome cognition research on March 21, 2015, World Down Syndrome Day. From Governor Christie’s office: First Lady Mary Pat Christie Spearheads “Light the …

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Q&A With Dr. William Mobley

Categories: Blog, Ds Research, News, Why Support Research?

Did you attend our webinar in January and ask a question that wasn’t answered? Dr. William Mobley has the answers! Dr. Mobley from the University of California, San Diego’s Down Syndrome Center for Research and Treatment and Dr. Jamie Edgin from the University of Arizona’s Down Syndrome Research Group spoke at our webinar on January 29, …

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