New Lumind CEO Focuses on Research as a Key to Independence: Part I of III

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His Fate, His Mission: Hampus Hillerstrom never thought that his strong connection to Alzheimer’s research would lead him to his new position as LuMind Research Down Syndrome Foundation (LuMind) CEO and President. He is a co-founder of Proclara Bioscience, a biotechnology company focused on finding treatments for Alzheimer’s and other neurodegenerative diseases. A few years …

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New Lumind CEO Focusing on Research as a Key to Independence: Part III of III

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LuMind’s Laser Focus on Research Hillerstrom knows that given the range of symptoms of those with Down syndrome, a one-size-fits-all approach does not work for early intervention, inclusion, or research. “In theory, current cutting-edge research can help overcome independence obstacles, either symptomatically, or by going after the root cause. I believe that it is important …

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New Lumind CEO Focuses on Research as a Key to Independence: Part II of III

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  His motivation, His reasons   In 2014, Hampus Hillerstrom joined the board of directors of LuMind, and found a home among other like-mind supporters of research.After joining, his second son, Sebastian, was born in 2015, without Down syndrome. During the next three years, while he was on the board, Hampus became keenly interested in …

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Get ready for Alzheimer’s clinical trials. It’s time.

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Join us, we’re stepping up!         Pharma has promising therapies targeting the accumulation of amyloid and tau — two of the characteristics shared by Down syndrome and Alzheimer’s disease — ready for late-stage clinical trials. We are making sure our loved ones with Down syndrome are included in upcoming clinical trials. In …

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Hampus Hillerstrom, New LuMind RDS President and CEO Has Strong Connections to Down Syndrome Research

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Hampus Hillerstrom
Hampus brings for-profit drug development expertise, science understanding and a personal passion to lead the organization’s expansion Marlborough, MA – [September 7, 2017] – LuMind™ Research Down Syndrome Foundation (LuMind RDS) announced today that Hampus Hillerstrom, the Board Vice Chair, has been appointed the organization’s next President and Chief Executive Officer. Hillerstrom joins LuMind from the …

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