Preconference meeting (3rd International T21RS Conference)


Health co-morbidities in children with Down syndrome

09:00 – 09:30 Registration / coffee 

09:30 – 10:00 Welcome; Overview of Medical Research in Down Syndrome. Stephanie Sherman (Emory University, USA) 

10:00 – 10:35 Medical comorbidities of childhood and their potential impact on cognition and development. George Capone (Kennedy Krieger Institute, USA) 

10:35 – 10:50 Break 

10:50 – 11:25 Psychiatric comorbidities of childhood/adolescents and their association with cognitive impairment. Stefano Vicari (Ospedale Pediatrico Bambino Gesu, IT) 

11:25 – 12:00 Interventions from early childhood to adolescents–how we can help. Rafael de la Torre Fornell, (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, SP) 

12:00 – 12:30 Panel: Q/A and discussion


Developmental Clinical committee event
Developmental Clinical committee event