T21RS Webinar – May 15, 2024

T21RS is pleased to invite you to the free webinar hosted by the Education and Training Committee.

Dr. Isabel Barroeta, Memory Unit / Neurology Department / Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, Barcelona, Spain

Dr. Eric Doran, UCI Center for Aging Research in Down Syndrome (CFAR-DS), Irvine, California

will present the topic:

“Starting the conversation: approaching brain donation in Down Syndrome with sensitivity and support”

In this webinar, we will explore the vital role of brain donation in advancing research on Down syndrome. We’ll discuss the significance of brain tissue for understanding the underlying biology of the condition and potential avenues for therapeutic development. Additionally, we’ll provide practical guidance on how to sensitively approach the topic of brain donation with families, empowering them to contribute to scientific progress while honoring their loved ones.

Presentations of the two speakers will be pre-recorded followed by a live Q&A session.

Date: Wednesday, May 15, 2024

Time: 6:00 PM Central European Time (12:00 PM USA Eastern Time)

If you want to attend this webinar, please click HERE to register.

We look forward to you joining our Webinar!