Preconference meeting (3rd International T21RS Conference)

PROGRAM

Health co-morbidities in older adults with Down syndrome – assessment and diagnosis 

09:00 – 09:30 Registration / coffee 

09:30 – 09:45 Welcome and Introduction. Andre Strydom (King’s College London, UK) 

09:45 – 10:15 Overview of the health needs of older adults. Tonnie Coppus (Radboud University Medical Center, NL) 

10:15 – 10:45 Sleep Apnea. Dr. Anne-Sophie Rebillat (Institut Jerome Lejuene, FR) 

10:45 – 11:00 Break 

11:00 – 11:30 Cognitive function in aging adults. Sharon Krinsky-McHale (New York State Institute for Basic Research in Developmental Disabilities, USA) 

11:30 – 12:00 Dementia management and maintaining functional abilities. (Professor Mary McCarron, Trinity college, Dublin, Ireland) 

12:00 – 12:30 Summary and discussion

Developmental Clinical committee event
Developmental Clinical committee event
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