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Welcome to DSMIG-USA!


DSMIG-USA Annual Symposium Friday June 26th 2015

at the JW Marriott Desert Ridge in Phoenix AZ

Registration is Open


To Register go to:

Course Description and Intended Audience

This symposium provides a forum for sharing of knowledge and experiences related to clinical care of children and adults with Down syndrome, clinical research related to Down syndrome, and development of Down syndrome clinics. The intended audience is DSMIG - USA members and other professionals working in the field of Down syndrome including physicians, research scientists, nurses, Down syndrome clinic coordinators, psychologists, dieticians, occupational and physical therapists, speech and language pathologists and social workers. Residents and trainees are welcome to attend.



In addition to the all day Symposium program on June 26th please note

  1. Thursday June 25th 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Members Meeting – New this year. Come to learn more about what the organization has been working on this past year and opportunities to become more involved.
  2. Thursday June 25th 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Welcome Reception and Poster Viewing. We appreciate the generous sponsorship of this event by Sure Step.
  3. Friday June 26th 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Clinic Coordinators meeting


Remember that the meetings of DSMIG-USA and the National Down Syndrome Congress (NDSC) are separate meetings held at the same venue.


Registration is required for each meeting.

If you also plan to attend the NDSC convention June 26-28th, go to the NDSC website for more information about registration which opened in March.


Important Update

Symposium attendees may register in the room block for the NDSC convention. Registration for that room block opened March 2nd and sold out quickly. Please go to for information about a waiting list for the JWM Desert Ridge conference hotel block and for 2 overflow hotels.


There are other hotels in the immediate proximity and we encourage DSMIG-USA symposium attendees to investigate other options. We will have more information when our registration opens in April. In the meantime contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. if you have questions.




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