Upcoming Meetings

Our Next Meeting

Launch of the Guidelines on Thyroid Disorders in Children and Young People with Down syndrome & PCHR Insert 2020 Update

Friday May 22nd 2020 1.30pm – 3.30 pm

as  an online event

The launch will be open to Health Professionals working with children who have Down syndrome and will feature a presentation  on the new Thyroid Guidelines  from Dr Shiela Puri, Chair of the Guideline Development Group and a question and answer session.

The event will also introduce the 2020 update of the Parent Held Child Health Record.

For full details of the event see DSMIG Thyroid Guidelines and PCHR insert Launch Invitation

If you would like to join the  event please register in advance using this Zoom link.

Any questions? Please contact info@dsmig.org.uk.

Future Meetings

The RCPCH annual meeting which was due to be held 28-30 April 2020 was postponed due to COVID -19.

This session  DSMIG  had planned  to run jointly with  the British Association for  Community Child Health and the British Paediatric Respiratory Society , focussing on respiratory issues in Down Syndrome .

We hope that this session will be rearranged as part of a  future RCPCH meeting . Please check back here or  www.rcpch.ac.uk for future plans.

DSMIG AGM and Winter meeting 2020

There will be changes to the DSMIG winter meeting and AGM that had been planned for October 2020

We WILL be having an educational meeting at a similar time , but changes to other meetings due to the Covid-19 outbreak means that the date , format and programme are still to be finalised .

We are also required to have our AGM within 15 months of the previous i.e. before February 2021.

Details of both will be posted here , and circulated to members as soon as they are available .