Down syndrome: Recent Advances in Medical Treatment

Saturday, May 7, 2016
7:30 AM to 12:30 PM (MST)

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Down Syndrome - Recent Advances in Medical Treatment is a free conference for families and providers of children with Down syndrome.

For more information on the Pediatric Down syndrome clinic at Barrow at Phoenix Children's, visit the program page.


7:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Saturday, May 7, 2016


Phoenix Children's Hospital
Melvin L. Cohen Conference Center
Rosenberg Children's Medical Plaza
1920 E. Cambridge Ave.
Phoenix, AZ 85006


Marwan Sabbagh, MD, Neurologist, Barrow Neurological Institute at Dignity St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center
Presenting: "Alzheimer's disease and Down syndrome"

Amber Wright, CPNP, Co-Director of Down Syndrome Clinic at Barrow at Phoenix Children's
Presenting: “Toilet Training 911: How to Help Your Child Succeed!”

Diana Davis-Wilson, PhD, BCBA, LBA
HOPE Group

Maureen Mills, Raising Special Kids
Presenting: "Bullying Prevention"

Jennifer Gage
President and Co-Founder, Gigi’s Playhouse

Kiran Aurora, MEd
Program Coordinator, Developmental Pediatrics
Barrow Neurological Institute at Phoenix Children’s Hospital

Refreshments will be served. For more information, call (602) 933-0635. No respite care available.

Free parking: 
Enter the campus off 20th Street and Cambridge Avenue two blocks south of Thomas Road. Free parking is available in the Cambridge parking garage.



Thank you to our sponsors, who will be at the conference with resources and information on Down syndrome:

DS Network

Sharing Down Syndrome Arizona

Raising Special Kids

The Emily Center at Phoenix Children’s Hospital

Mass Mutual


Hope Group

Gigi’s Playhouse

Children’s Dental Village

Absolute HCBS, LLC