NTG Meeting Involvement
NTG participates in DSAIA's 2023 conference
Board members, Ley Linder and Kathryn Pears, attended the 2023 conference of Down Syndrome Affiliates in Action, in Hilton Head, South Carolina, held on March 2-5.
They presented at a exceptionally well-attended session titled, 'A Silent Triad of Need: Down Syndrome, Aging, and Dementia' and spoke to many interested attendees who stopped by the NTG's booth to chat.
NTG participates in American Academy on Neurology's 2023 conference
NTG Board Co-President, Seth M. Keller, organized the 'National Task Group Workgroup on Neuroatypical Condition Assessments', a special AAN meeting, held April 26th, bringing together leaders in the field of Alzheimer's disease, aging and intellectual disabilities to participate in an open discussion on assessment of cognitive decline in adults with neuroatypical conditions as well as a review of the implications of the usage of biomarkers and therapeutics. Board members, Matthew P. Janicki, Philip McCallion, and Kathryn P. Service participated.