Research & Medical Care

Poll: Americans overwhelmingly support government programs and research for people with Down syndrome

Despite tough economic times and concerns about government spending, a majority of Americans support funding for government programs and research for people with Down syndrome, according to a first-of-its kind national poll.

Read more about the first national poll on American attitudes on Down syndrome


Linda Crnic Institute Scientific Advisory Board

The scientists and medical professionals at the Linda Crnic Institute for Down Syndrome dedicate their lives to making a difference for people with Down syndrome.

Read more about the Linda Crinic Institute Scientific Advisory Board.


Research Grants

Crnic Grand Challenge Grantss

Alzheimer’s Disease – Down Syndrome Research Grants


Medical care and guidelines for treating people with Down syndrome:

2011 American Academy of Pediatrics Medical Guidelines for Children with Down Syndrome (PDF)

2001 American Family Physician Guidelines For Adults with Down Syndrome (PDF)