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PRESENTATIONS FROM NATIONAL DOWN SYNDROME EXPERT, DR. BRIAN SKOTKO

January 23, 2021 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

PRESENTATIONS FROM NATIONAL DOWN SYNDROME EXPERT, DR. BRIAN SKOTKO

Saturday, January 23, 2021 2-4:00pm

Virtual Event

Topic 1: Brain Train: Smart Actions That Might Boost Cognition andPrevent Alzheimer’s Disease in People with Down Syndrome

Dr. Skotko reveals his recommendations, which must meet all of thefollowing criteria: (a) supported, in part, by quality science, (b) havepractical applications for home, (c) be adaptable to people with Down syndrome,and (d) pose no risk to people with Down syndrome. This is not a presentationon how best to educate people with Down syndrome nor is it a presentation aboutsupplements or nutraceuticals. Instead, Dr. Skotko provides a set of actionsthat caregivers can take that might improve the long-term wellness for theirloved one with Down syndrome. Attendees will come away with immediate stepsthat can be implemented in their homes.

Topic 2: Keeping Children and Adolescents with Down SyndromeHealthy: All the Medical Updates that Parents Need to Know

In this presentation, Dr. Skotko provides answers and action stepsstemming from the latest clinical research based on his clinical experience inthe Down Syndrome Program at Massachusetts General Hospital. The goal is toeducate parents so they can anticipate common medical conditions that mayimpact individuals with Down syndrome. Please register at https://cdspg.kindful.com/e/webinars-from-brian-skotko-md-mpp Sponsored by the Chesapeake Down Syndrome Parent Group (CSDPG)

Free

Details

Date:
January 23, 2021
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Event Category:
en_USEnglish

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