The presentation on developmental psychiatric and psychological aspects of Down Syndrome in children and young people given by Professor Jeremy Turk at the DSMIG workshop at the RCPCH Annual Conference in Birmingham is now available. A pdf version is available here
Confirmed Speakers so far include:-
Dr Richard Newton – Neurological issues in Children and Young People with Down Syndrome
Professor Andre Strydom – Dementia
Dr Michael Farquar – Sleep
Dr Anne Wright – Down Syndrome clinic at Evelina Children’s Hospital
Members who are logged in can see presentations from November 2018 here
The aim of this award is to encourage and reward research in the area of healthcare for children with Down syndrome.
For more information click here
All the presentations from the World Down Syndrome Congress in Chennai are now available to view.
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-
Hardcover: 288 pages
Publisher: MacKeith Press (20 March 2015)