May
21
Sat
Sky’s the Limit – FREE Research Presentation @ Courtyard Marriott - Lake Union, Regatta Room
May 21 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm

Courtyard Marriott – Lake Union, Regatta Room

Parking is complimentary.

Please join us at a research seminar presented by:

  • Dr. Michael Harpold, Chief Scientific Officer of LuMind Research Down Syndrome Foundation,
  • Dr. Michael Rafii of the University of California, San Diego, and
  • Dr. Roger Reeves of Johns Hopkins University.

Learn about the latest in Down syndrome cognition research, including work on preventing losses due to early onset Alzheimer’s disease.

Jun
8
Thu
t21 Research Society Second International Meeting @ Feinberg Conference Center, Northwestern
Jun 8 @ 8:30 am – Jun 11 @ 4:30 pm
t21 Research Society Second International Meeting @ Feinberg Conference Center, Northwestern | Chicago | Illinois | United States

LuMind RDS Foundation is a Founding Sponsor of t21RS and a Main Sponsor of this year’s International Meeting in Chicago, IL where leaders in Down syndrome research gather. If you are attending, visit our table in the Poster Session area of the conference.

The t21RS International Conference is the largest biannual international Down syndrome meeting involving researchers and clinicians working on Down syndrome and is the first research society dedicated to research concerning all aspects of research from fundamental studies of gene dosage effects on development and function to clinical approaches to amelioration. t21RS has devised an excellent four day scientific program with top speakers in different clinical and basic research areas, including a plenary lecture by the new director of the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, a Science and Society session to involve families and organizations supporting Ds to involve the latest research findings, and a number of outstanding symposia featuring leading scientists from around the world. A special one day symposium will focus on new developments in Ds and Alzheimer Disease.

Aug
26
Sat
Down Syndrome of Central Ohio Research Symposium @ Embassy Suites
Aug 26 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm

Down Syndrome Research Symposium | DSACO | Down Syndrome Association of Central Ohio

Saturday, August 26, 2017 | 9:00 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Embassy Suites Columbus Airport

2886 Airport Drive | Columbus, OH 43219

Fee: $10/Family

Hosted by:

Down Syndrome Syndrome Association of Central Ohio (DSACO)

in partnership with

National Down Syndrome Society (NDSS)

The Down Syndrome Project at Emory University

Join Board Member, Mike Mannor, Ph.D. at the @DSACO.Cbus Down Syndrome Research Symposium to learn about LuMind Research Down Syndrome Foundation’s mission, vision and values while highlighting our accomplishments, Research Agenda Expansion, Four Scientific Research Categories and the grants awarded this year.
Join researchers from near and far who explain their current research studies. This is an exciting time for the Down syndrome community as more studies are focusing on those issues that relate to Down syndrome and how to improve the quality of life. “Thank you, DSACO, for connecting Central Ohio families with the latest information on research. Like you, we believe Cognition And Research Empowers Success. #lumindrdsCARES.
Sep
8
Fri
DSDN Rockin’ Mom Retreat 2018 @ JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort and Spa
Sep 8 – Sep 9 all-day

 

When?    September  7-9, 2018

Where?  JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort and Spa, Phoenix, Arizona

Who?      Rockin’ Moms in DSDN groups

LuMind Research Down Syndrome Foundation is one of the sponsors at DSDN Rockn’ Mom’s Retreat this year along with many others.  Come join us and stop by our table for a little treat to help with your relaxing weekend.

Please contact Katie Coughlin to be a sponsor at the Rockin’ IT Glow Run presented by LuMindRDS on Thursday September 7th @7pm.  Please click on the following link to register for the Rockin’ IT Glow Run.

We want to to thank DSDN for inviting us to participate, because we believe Cognition And Research Empowers Success.

 

Feb
16
Fri
Florida Down Syndrome Conference 2018 @ Nemours Children's Hospital
Feb 16 – Feb 17 all-day

Down Syndrome Association of Central Florida is hosting the 11th Annual Florida Down Syndrome Conference at Nemours Children’s Hospital.

Keynote Speaker: Dr. William Mobley, PhD from University of California San Diego.

 

To register or for more information please go to www.DSACF.org

Feb
23
Fri
Down Syndrome Affiliates In Action (DSAIA) 2018 Conference @ Hyatt Regency Tech Center
Feb 23 – Feb 25 all-day

 

LuMind RDS is proud to be a Bronze sponsor of the 2018 DSAIA Conference. We are looking forward to reuniting with our Down syndrome affiliates on February 23rd in Denver to continue collaborating in our shared goals of improving health and independence in individuals with Down syndrome.   Swing by the LuMindRDS Booth located at Booth 8 & 9 to learn more about the exciting research that is getting closer to clinical trials and the new LuMind RDS initiatives for the Down syndrome community.

To register or find out more information about the conference go to the DSAIA website. Our thanks to DSAIA and the conference committee for their exceptional work organizing this important meeting.

Mar
24
Sat
MDSC Annual Conference @ DCU Center
Mar 24 all-day

Stay tuned for more information about MDSC’s 2019 Annual Conference!!

Apr
10
Tue
MDSC Adult Conference 2018 @ Bentley University
Apr 10 all-day

 

LuMind RDS is proud to be a sponsor of the 2018 MDSC Adult Conference. We are looking forward to reuniting with our Down syndrome affiliates on April 28th in Waltham, MA to continue collaborating in our shared goals of improving health and independence in individuals with Down syndrome.   Swing by the LuMindRDS Booth to learn more about the exciting research that is getting closer to clinical trials and the new LuMind RDS initiatives for the Down syndrome community.

To find out more information go to www.mdsc.org.  Hope to see you there!!!

Jul
15
Sun
National Down Syndrome Congress (NDSC) Conference 2018 @ Sheraton Dallas Hotel
Jul 15 – Jul 18 all-day

 

National Down Syndrome Congress

2018 NDSC Conference

July 12-15, 2018

Dallas, Texas

Sheraton Dallas Hotel

 

LuMind RDS is proud to be a Wrangler sponsor of the 2018 NDSC Conference. We are looking forward to reuniting with family and friends on July 12th in Dallas to continue collaborating in our shared goals of improving health and independence in individuals with Down syndrome.   Swing by the LuMindRDS Booth located at Booth 6 to learn more about the exciting research that is getting closer to clinical trials and the new LuMind RDS initiatives for the Down syndrome community.

Come join us at Miles for Breakthroughs 5k run/walk at Trinity Skyline Trail July 14th @ 7:30am.  To register or donate Click Here

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.

Aug
9
Thu
Research and Retreat Weekend 2018 @ Cincinnati Great Wolf Lodge
Aug 9 – Aug 12 all-day

Research and Retreat Weekend 2018

One weekend, one location, lots of families, activities, learning and fun– all the weekend of

August 9-12, 2018 at the Cincinnati Great Wolf Lodge!

IMDSA’s Research & Retreat is teaming up with the International Down Syndrome Coalition (IDSC) Family Weekend at the Cincinnati Great Wolf Lodge in Ohio. IMDSA and IDSC’s annual events are combining into one fabulous weekend!

Join LuMind RDS’ President and CEO, Hampus Hillerstom, on Saturday 8/11 at noon for his presentation, “On The Verge Of Breakthroughs”.

 For more information, visit https://www.imdsa.org/research-and-retreat