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A Loving Tribute to DeOndra Dixon

With the heaviest of hearts and full of sorrow, we are beyond sad to share the news that our beloved Global Ambassador DeOndra Dixon has passed. She is no doubt a true angel looking down on us, just as she
Posted on October 24, 2020
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ON THE SCIENCE FRONTLINES: DOWN SYNDROME RESEARCH AT THE CRNIC INSTITUTE IS HELPING FIGHT AGAINST COVID-19

From Down Syndrome WorldTM 2020 Issue 2 of 4 AMID A WORLD-WIDE PANDEMIC, THESE SCIENTISTS HAVE FOUND THEMSELVES IN A UNIQUE POSITION TO HELP, THANKS TO YEARS OF STUDYING THE EXCEPTIONAL BIOLOGY OF PEOPLE WITH DOWN SYNDROME. This article was
Posted on October 22, 2020
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GLOBAL DOWN SYNDROME FOUNDATION ANNOUNCES THE 1ST EVIDENCE-BASED MEDICAL CARE GUIDELINES FOR ADULTS WITH DOWN SYNDROME

The Global Guideline is Published in the Print & Online Versions of JAMA,Ensuring Clinicians Across the U.S. Have Access Press Contacts: Anca Call | acall@globaldownsyndrome.org | C: (720) 320-3832 Rejena Carmichael | rcarmichael@globaldownsyndrome.org | C: (240) 603-5494 October 20, 2020 Denver, CO – After
Posted on October 20, 2020
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A Team Effort: Why This Award Isn’t Just For Me

A Team Effort: Why This Award Isn’t Just For Me By: Ashley Sparhawk, 2020 recipient of the Colleen Barrett Award for Administrative Excellence Ashley Sparhawk, 2020 recipient of the Colleen Barrett Award for Administrative Excellence Thank you so much to
Posted on October 13, 2020
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NIH AND FAST GRANTS AWARD $1M TO THE CRNIC INSTITUTE TO STUDY COVID-19 IN PEOPLE WITH DOWN SYNDROME

Understanding the Impact of Immune Dysregulation in COVID-19 Patients with Down Syndrome May Lead to Tailored Prevention, Diagnosis and Treatment Press Contacts: Anca Call | acall@globaldownsyndrome.org | C: (720) 320-3832 Rejena Carmichael | rcarmichael@globaldownsyndrome.org | C: (240) 603-5494 September 25, Denver, CO – Researchers
Posted on September 25, 2020
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Nathaniel Julius Statement

At the Global Down Syndrome Foundation (GLOBAL), we are simultaneously saddened and enraged by the tragic death of Nathaniel Julius, a 16-year-old with Down syndrome from Eldorado Park South Africa, who was shot and killed earlier this week during a
Posted on September 1, 2020
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GREY’S ANATOMY STAR CATERINA SCORSONE AND SPANISH MODEL MARIÁN ÁVILA TO RECEIVE GLOBAL’S PRESTIGIOUS “QUINCY JONES AWARDS”

GLOBAL’s Virtual Be Beautiful Be Yourself Fashion Show attracts an impressive roster of celebrities with a NEW DATE – Saturday, November 14, 2020 DENVER, CO August 26, 2020 – Today, the Global Down Syndrome Foundation (GLOBAL) announced two powerful women
Posted on August 26, 2020
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World Down Syndrome Day – Denver

In response to the global spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) in the United States, the Global Down Syndrome Foundation is closely monitoring and responding to the situation, taking into account that many in our Down syndrome community are considered “High
Posted on March 12, 2020