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Translational Research in Down Syndrome Symposium

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The Picower Institute for Learning and Memory

43 Vassar Street

3rd Floor, Singleton Auditorium, 46-3002

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Translational Research in Down Syndrome Symposium

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The inaugural symposium of the Alana Down Syndrome Center will feature an informative and engaging afternoon of talks discussing the latest basic and clinical research on Down Syndrome, and an opportunity to network with Boston-area Down Syndrome researchers.

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Wednesday, November 6

1:00 - 6:00pm

MIT Building 46

43 Vassar St, 46-3002

3rd Floor, Singleton Auditorium

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Keynote speakers:

Roger Reeves, McKusick-Nathans Institute for Genetic Medicine, Johns Hopkins University

Joaquin Espinosa, Linda Crnic Institute for Down Syndrome, University of Colorado

Additional Speakers:

Angelika Amon, MIT, Alana Down Syndrome Center

Nicole Baumer, Boston Children’s Hospital

Jeanne Lawrence, University of Massachusetts Medical School

Brian Skotko, Massachusetts General Hospital

Eduardo Torres, University of Massachusetts Medical School

Agenda:

100 - 1:10pm: Welcome, Li-Huei Tsai, MIT, Co-Director of Alana Down Syndrome Center

Session Chairs: Tim Mullen, Hiruy Meharena

1:10- 1:50pm: Keynote- Joaquin Espinosa, University of Colorado Denver

1:50-2:15pm: Nicole Baumer, Boston Children’s Hospital

2:15-2:40pm: Eduardo Torres, University of Massachusetts Medical School

2:40-3:05pm: Break

3:05-3:30pm: Brian Skotko, Massachusetts General Hospital

3:30-3:55pm: Jeanne Lawrence, University of Massachusetts Medical School

3:55-4:20pm: Angelika Amon, MIT, Co-Director of Alana Down Syndrome Center

4:20-5:00pm: Keynote- Roger Reeves, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

5:00 - 6:00pm: Reception

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http://alana.mit.edu/

https://picower.mit.edu/

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