What’s New

DSMIG meeting at the RCPCH annual conference 27th April 2016

Programme now available

We have had some excellent submissions for the meeting and hope we have put together a stimulating afternoon of submitted papers, posters and an exciting guest speaker from the USA.

The DSMIG AGM will also be held prior to the afternoon session.

Programme now available  

click here DSMIG speciality group programme details

Don’t miss out !

Book early to take advantage of reduced rates

Early Bird Registration now closed

All bookings are via RCPCH website



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