Who’s Lighting the Way for Cognition Research on World Down Syndrome Day?

Categories: News, Other
  Since 2011, First Lady Mary Pat Christie of New Jersey has celebrated World Down Syndrome Day by spearheading a special initiative, the Light the Way Campaign. This campaign shines the light on the advances being made in cognitive research for Down syndrome, recognizing the discoveries that have been made as a result of LuMind RDS-funded research projects. …

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How are you celebrating World Down Syndrome Day?

Categories: News
There is a lot of energy in the Down syndrome community as we prepare for World Down Syndrome Day (WDSD) on March 21st! Down Syndrome International encourages our friends all over the world to choose your own activities and events to help raise awareness of what Down syndrome is, what it means to have Down …

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The LuMind 321 Virtual Run is On! What’s Your 321 Activity?

Categories: Events, News, Other, Runners Program
Join us and register your 321 activity to celebrate World Down Syndrome Day! In 2013, Siobhan Pritchard created the World Down Syndrome Day 321 Virtual Run for LuMind RDS for anyone, anywhere to “actively” support people with Down syndrome because she cared. LuMind™ Research Down Syndrome Foundation (LuMind RDS) CARES since we believe Cognition And Research Empowers Success.  …

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Have you checked out the Down syndrome scene in Austin? It’s sizzling!

Categories: Meet Our Friends, News, Other
We have a lot in common with some friends in Austin who care a great deal about cognition research. They have hosted Research 101 events for their members and have consistently contributed funding for research since 2012 from their Buddy Walk — over $99,000 in 5 years! So we recently asked their executive director, Cameron …

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LuMind RDS Board Welcomes Hector Guinness and Bjoern Sperling!

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Bjoern Sperling
Last year, the LuMind RDS Board of Directors agreed that a new vision — to be a global leader in funding a comprehensive portfolio of research to meaningfully improve memory, cognition, and independence in individuals with Down syndrome — will guide the next decade of growth and innovation. That growth began at the top with the …

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