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Apps4Kids Hackathon Kickstarts Development of DS Medical Care App

Summary of the recent Apps4Kids Hackathon, where a prototype of a Down syndrome medical care app was developed.

Medical care for children chronic conditions, particularly for those with neurodevelopmental conditions, can be very complex. There are significant advantages to incorporating digital tools into the medical care of children and youth. At the Apps4Kids Hackathon, held at UBC, paediatricians, parents, designers and students collaborated for a week to create apps that will improve children’s health - and in particular children with Down syndrome. Read all about it!

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