LuMind RDS Connects with Families and Researchers in Chicago

Categories: Blog, News, Other, Why Support Research?
Chicagoland Down Syndrome Research and Medical Care Conference & Trisomy 21 Research Society International Connect Families, Affiliates, and Researchers with a Shared Purpose Chicago was the backdrop for two great conferences around the topic of Down syndrome research and medical care. LuMind RDS staff had the opportunity to engage with different members from the Down syndrome …

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Press release: Research Down Syndrome Foundation Aims to Expand Research Agenda

Categories: Blog, Ds Research, News, Other
Marlborough, MA – June 7, 2017 – The LuMind™ Research Down Syndrome Foundation (LuMind RDS) announces Four Scientific Research Categories that will guide the expansion of the 2018 research agenda: 1) Prevent Alzheimer onset; 2) Improve cognition; 3) Develop gene therapies; and 4) Advance understanding. These Four Scientific Research Categories articulate the future focus of …

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LuMind RDS Sponsors T21RS Meeting: A Global Approach to Down Syndrome Research

Categories: Ds Research, Events, News, Other
This year, LuMind RDS is excited to be a Main Sponsor of the 2017 Trisomy 21 Research Society (T21RS) Conference from June 8 through 11 at the Feinberg School of Medicine of Northwestern University in the heart of the city of Chicago. Speakers represent Basic, Translational and Clinical Researchers and Funders from public and private sources. This …

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A Tribute to Dr. Michael Harpold

Categories: Ds Research, News
Scientist, Advocate and Friend   Dr. Michael Harpold was Chief Scientific Officer of the LuMind Research Down Syndrome Foundation, and served as Chair of the Foundation’s Scientific Advisory Board since its inauguration in 2006. He was involved with LuMind since 2005, and served as member of the Board of Directors (2006-2010), Chief Executive Officer (2007-2010), and Chief …

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