LuMind RDS launches a research and medical care online community for families and caregivers

Categories: Ds Research, News, Other
At the 2018 Down Syndrome Affiliates in Action Conference, LuMind RDS is launching the Down Syndrome Research Community, a research and medical care online community for families and caregivers For immediate release – Denver, CO:  LuMind™ Research Down Syndrome Foundation (LuMind RDS) is pleased to announce the launch of Down Syndrome Research Community (DSRC), an online …

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Welcome to the Team, Margie Doyle.

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I am thrilled to join the LuMind RDS staff. As Director of Development and Research Sponsorship, I will lead the expansion of LuMind RDS’ special events and corporate sponsorship initiatives. I believe growing support for Down syndrome research is the key to improved health and independence for all individuals with Down syndrome. Like many of …

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LuMind RDS Launches a Down Syndrome Clinical Trial Consortium Planning Effort

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The initial focus will be on Alzheimer’s disease in adults with Down syndrome. Marlborough, MA – December 28, 2017 – LuMind Research Down Syndrome Foundation announced today that it has funded a grant to support the planning effort required to establish a Down Syndrome Clinical Trial Consortium, focused initially on advancing Alzheimer’s therapies for individuals with …

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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 (Ds), 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 …

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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 RDS) 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 …

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