Recommendations to protect people with Down syndrome against COVID-19

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The coronavirus outbreak COVID-19, which has been listed as a pandemic by the World Health Organization, affects especially vulnerable people and those with previous illnesses. While there is still no evidence on how coronavirus COVID-19 disease affects people with Down syndrome, we know that, in general, people with Down syndrome may have some underlying factors … Read more

International registry of people with Down syndrome and coronavirus

The Alzheimer-Down Unit (Catalan Down Syndrome Foundation and Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau) participates in an international registry of people with Down syndrome affected by the coronavirus COVID-19 infection. This registry is powered by the Scientific Society for the Study of Trisomy 21 (T21 Research Society). The objective is to know the … Read more

III Symposium of the DEGESCO Consortium

On May 16th, the III Symposium of the DEGESCO Consortium on Dementia Genetics will be held in Málaga, in the context of the VI Málaga Alzheimer Conference, sponsored by CIBERNED and the Andalusian Institute of Neuroscience. During the DEGESCO symposium, the ongoing projects of the consortium will be brought together and new proposals will be … Read more

Neurologist position available

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The Sant Pau Memory Unit offers a full-time Neurologist position. The applicant must have a valid Neurologist Specialist registration in Spain, and fluent level of Spanish and/or catalan is mandatory. For more information and position description, please visit the spanish or catalan version of this post. Closing date: 18 February, 2018