2019 NDSC Conference
June 27-30, 2019
David Lawrence Convention Center
When you say research we say Rally! Start your Saturday at the LuMind IDSC Research Rally from 7-9am with a Q&A panel featuring DSMIG clinicians, breakfast bar, and opportunities to learn more about research with rally themed games and activities. The Research Rally is located in Ballroom B & C on the 3rd Floor.
You may RSVP starting Monday, March 25th. You will need your convention registration number. To register for the research rally please go to https://www.ndsccenter.org/annual-convention/researchmedicalcare/research-rally-rsvp/
LuMind IDSC is proud to be the RESEARCH RALLY sponsor of the 2019 NDSC Conference. We are looking forward to reuniting with family and friends on June 27th in Pittsburg to continue collaborating in our shared goals of improving health and independence in individuals with Down syndrome. The LuMind IDSC booth is located at 100. Stop by to learn more about the exciting research, our Clinical Trial Network and the new LuMind IDSC initiatives for the Down syndrome community.
Friday, June 28, 1:30-3:00pm
Dr. James Hendrix (CSO) and Hampus Hillerstrom (CEO) are leading a presentation on Leading the Way in Down Syndrome Research: Why We Should Be Excited About The Future. The presentation will be held in the City View Room 320, 3rd Floor.
To find out more information about the conference go to the NDSC website. Our thanks to NDSC and the conference committee for their exceptional work organizing this important meeting.
2nd Bags for BREAKTHROUGHS Cornhole Tournament.
August 3th Doors Open at 1pm
Scarlet Lane Brewing Company
Team Registration and Sponsorship Info:
|We’ll start at 1pm then play for prizes in winner/loser brackets. Both amateur/casual and pro/expert players are welcome.|
|Food and beverages will be available for purchase.|
|Don’t have to throw the bags to join in on the food, beer and music. Come down and cheer on the teams and enter in to win one of our spectacular baskets up for grabs!!!
You will be missing out but if you have made other summer plans you can still participate by DONATING. Just click here to help fund research for individuals with Down syndrome
3rd Annual summer soirée benefitting
LuMind IDSC Foundation and The IDEAL School
August 3, 2019
East Hampton, NY
To find out more about this event or make a donation please go to The Summer Double Dip webpage.
Children and adults with Down syndrome impress us everyday as they work hard to overcome challenges with health, learning, memory and speech at home, school and work. Your donation today advances the work of two organizations that are helping individuals with Down syndrome achieve their very best through education and research.
LuMind IDSC Foundation aims to improve health and independence for millions of people with Down syndrome worldwide through cutting-edge science to prevent Alzheimer’s onset, improve cognition, develop gene therapies and advance understanding.
Founded in 2004, LuMind RDS has granted $20 million to research that has led to additional NIH funding, the discovery of 10 therapeutic targets, 2 Down syndrome-specific cognitive assessment scales, and 14 interventional and observational clinical trials in 1300 participants. In 2017, LuMind IDSC launched the first Down Syndrome Clinical Trials Consortium planning effort to enable testing of promising treatments for Alzheimer’s currently in development for the general Alzheimer’s population also in large scale clinical trials in individuals with Down syndrome. We encourage you to visit https://www.lumindIDSC.org/ to learn more about the research that is ready to make a difference.
The IDEAL School of Manhattan, where Troy is a student, is a nurturing environment that values diversity and includes students from a variety of socioeconomic, religious, and ethnic backgrounds. They embrace the learning opportunities that are created by working with students of varied learning profiles, talents, and interests.
Visit https://www.theidealschool.org/ to see how your donation can make an impact for so many students in their school.
Chicago is one of the World Major’s of Marathons and we have your GUARENTEED Entry to the 2019 Race. Check out our website for all the details for running with LuMind RDS.
Click here to learn more about Chicago Marathon
If you received your own entry to the 2019 Chicago Marathon but still want to fundraise with our team email firstname.lastname@example.org