The Down Syndrome Research Foundation, the Children’s Sleep Network, and the Treatable Intellectual Disability Endeavor in BC are pleased to present Dr. George Capone for an important one-day event for families, supporters, clinicians and researchers with an interest in Down syndrome.
The event is co-sponsored by NeuroDevNet.
Dr. George Capone is the Director of the Down Syndrome Clinic and Research Center at Kennedy Krieger Institute. He is an Associate Professor of Pediatrics at John Hopkins School of Medicine and conducts collaborative and ongoing research in the areas of neuroimaging, neurobehavioral phenotypes, mood disorders, sleep disorders, pharmacologic management and clinical trials. He serves on the Board of Directors of the National DS Congress, the Clinical & Scientific Advisory Boards of the National DS Society, the NIH-NICHD DS Consortium, and is a member and a founding Director of the Down Syndrome Medical Interest Group. A graduate of Wesleyan College and University of Connecticut Medical School, Dr. Capone completed his residency and fellowship at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital and another fellowship at John Hopkins University School of Medicine.
During his presentation Dr. Capone will discuss:
You won't want to miss this informative seminar with Dr. Capone, a foremost expert in the field of Down syndrome. You are also invited to attend the roundtable discussion “Take Home Message for Clinical Practice” immediately following this event.
When: Saturday June 14, 2014; 9am-3pm
Where: Chan Theatre, Child & Family Research Institute, BC Children’s Hospital, 938 West 28th, Vancouver
Cost: $50 family member or student, or $85 professional. If you are not in the Vancouver area, you can participate via webinar for $40. Lunch and coffee/tea are included in this rate.
Online Registration: http://DSRF.org/capone
Phone Registration: 604-444-3773