FUNDING FUTURES CHICAGO EXPANDS TO NEW YORK CITY THIS FALL

Categories: Blog, News, Other
City Winery in New York is the 2018 venue for this signature fundraiser benefiting Down syndrome research.   Marlborough, MA -(April 12, 2018)- This past January, the sixth annual Funding Futures Chicago (FFC) event raised over $145,000 for LuMind™ Research Down Syndrome Foundation (LuMind RDS) to fund Down syndrome research. Funding Futures began in 2012 when a group …

Read More

Increased Commitment to Down Syndrome Research Included in 2018 Omnibus Spending Bill

Categories: Blog, News, Other
New trans-NIH Down Syndrome Initiative aims for scientific discoveries to improve the health and neurodevelopment of individuals with Down syndrome LuMind™ Research Down Syndrome Foundation (LuMind RDS) joins other Down syndrome organizations in applauding Congress on including a major milestone for Down syndrome research as part of the final Fiscal Year 2018 Omnibus Appropriations legislation, …

Read More

Welcome to the Team, Margie Doyle.

Categories: Blog, News, Other
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 …

Read More

LuMind RDS Launches a Down Syndrome Clinical Trial Consortium Planning Effort

Categories: Blog, News, Other
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 …

Read More

New Lumind CEO Focuses on Research as a Key to Independence: Part I of III

Categories: Blog, Other
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 …

Read More