New Book ! Down Syndrome – Current Perspectives

ds-current-perspectives-book-coverDown Syndrome

Current Perspectives

Edited by Richard Newton , Shiela Puri and Liz Marder

This book provides doctors and other health professionals with the information they need to address the challenges that can present in the management of Down syndrome. Chapters have been written by a number of internationally respected clinicians with a special interest in Down syndrome, including members of DSMIG UK and Ireland www.dsmig.org.uk with contributions from the Down’s Syndrome Association www.downs-syndrome.org.uk. Chapters include discussion of comorbidities, with background information and advice on assessment and management ,as well as the underlying biology and new developments in molecular genetics. Practical examples and case scenarios are included.

Available from http://www.mackeith.co.uk or from Amazon

Product details:

Hardcover: 288 pages

Publisher: MacKeith Press (20 March 2015)

Language: English

ISBN-10: 1909962473

ISBN-13: 978-190996247

DSMIG Spring Meeting April 2016

will be held as a specialty group meeting at RCPCH meeting in Liverpool

 

DSMIG Spring meeting will be held as one of the group sessions at the RCPCH Spring meeting
Liverpool
26-28th April

The DSMIG meeting will be on Wednesday 27th April

The programme will include invited speakers plus selected papers submitted to the conference.

Abstract submission is now closed. Presenters will be informed if papers have been accepted in February , and the programme confirmed shortly afterwards.