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T21RS International Conference 2017

The T21RS International Conference will be held from June 8th to June 11th 2017 in the beautiful city of Chicago (USA) at the Feinberg School of Medicine of Northwestern University in the heart of the city.

To register, submit an abstract or find out more about the meeting, click here to go to the special Meeting website. 


Welcome to T21RS

Trisomy 21 Research Society (T21RS) is the first non-profit scientific organization of researchers studying Down syndrome, founded to promote basic and translational research on Down syndrome and to apply new scientific knowledge to develop improved treatments and cures.


Our main goals

  • To stimulate Down syndrome research

  • To facilitate interaction and collaboration between researchers

  • To announce Job offers (see Research section)

  • To organize the T21RS International Conference 2017: Chicago, 8-11 June

  • To harmonize protocols for (pre)clinical research

  • To support education and training of young researchers

  • To explain (recent) findings to the general public and to policymakers 

  • To promote the interaction between scientists, patient/family associations and companies

A more extensive description of our aims is provided here.


T21RS Membership is intended for scientists and clinicians studying Down syndrome. However, if you are not a scientist and do like to support our aims, you can become a T21RS Associate Member or donate via the 'Donate Now' button on the right. Many thanks!

Join T21RS today

Why you should join T21RS:

  • Be part of a worldwide research network
  • Support DS research
  • Member benefits

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