Members of this DSMIG-USA are professionals from a variety of disciplines who provide care to individuals with Down syndrome and/or their families. This may include physicians, scientists, psychologists, nurses, genetic counselors, educators, therapists, clinic coordinators, and related health professionals. Members may also include individuals who engage in research or health policy relevant to Down syndrome. Most members work in specialized Down syndrome clinics, at academic institutions, university- and community-based medical centers, or private practice. Students, Residents, Fellows and other Trainees are welcome to join.
Participation in DSMIG-USA fosters professional growth through the dissemination of information about evidence-based practice, and shared common experiences that inform best practices in the care of individuals with Down syndrome.
DSMIG-USA is a federal tax exempt 501(c)3 charity.
Are you looking to collaborate with DSMIG-USA? Are you looking for DSMIG-USA support for your initiatives, statements, policies, or dissemination of educational materials relevant to individuals with Down syndrome?
All requests must be reviewed and approved by the DSMIG-USA Board of Directors. Please contact Emilie Perkins at firstname.lastname@example.org. All requests will be considered on a monthly basis at the DSMIG-USA Board Meetings.
DSMIG-USA® does not and shall not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, ethnicity, national origin, gender, gender identity, gender expression, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or military status, in any of its activities or operations.