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.

Sky’s the Limit Gala – Seattle @ Magnuson Park Officers Club
May 21 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

karen_gaffneyJoin us in recognizing the best and brightest contributors to advancing Down syndrome research on May 21, 2016 in Seattle, Washington. Keynote by Karen Gaffney, Down syndrome self-advocate – and so much more!

We will be recognizing our honorees with a research presentation and an evening gala filled with joy, emotion, and celebration. Awards are presented to:

  • Founders’ Award – Hayes Mechanical, Terry AnCel accepting the award
  • Dr. David Cox Rising Star Award – Dr. Michael Rafii, University of California, San Diego
  • Dr. William Cohen Researcher of Distinction Award – Dr. Roger Reeves, Johns Hopkins University
  • Luminary Award – Stephen Lazare,  Mary Costello Lazare, and Anthony Providenti for 10 years of the ROMP for Research