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For people with Down syndrome, family members, caregivers and professionals.

Down Syndrome Medical Interest Group-USA Resources

October 2023 | Down Syndrome Medical Interest Group-USA - Resource List

Are you a health professional looking for information on providing care for individuals with Down syndrome?

The Down Syndrome Medical Interest Group-USA opens in new window offers several options to support you. DSMIG-USA is a group of health professionals committed to promoting the optimal health care and wellness of individuals with Down syndrome across the lifespan. Members include physicians, scientists, psychologists, nurses, genetic counselors, therapists, clinic coordinators, and health professionals from a variety of disciplines. 

Speaker Series opens in new window

Live and recorded webinars on the care of children and adults with Down syndrome. Continuing education credit is available at no cost. Topics have included Down Syndrome 101, Adult Healthcare Guidelines, Behavior Strategies, Pediatric Healthcare Guidelines, and Regression.

Project ECHO opens in new window

Monthly virtual meeting during which a health professional seeking support presents a de-identified case study. All attendees in the session are invited to participate in a discussion of the case. Providers with significant experience in caring for people with Down syndrome also participate. A didactic session is presented. Continuing education credit is available at no cost. 

Learning Library opens in new window

Collection of recordings of previous educational sessions. 


To learn about the benefits of joining DSMIG-USA, see the Membership opens in new window page.  

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We offer a variety of resources for people with Down syndrome, their families and caregivers and the professionals who care for and work with them. Search our collection of articles, webinars, videos, and other educational materials.

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Please note: The information on this site is for educational purposes only and is not intended to serve as a substitute for a medical, psychiatric, mental health, or behavioral evaluation, diagnosis, or treatment plan by a qualified professional. We recommend you review the educational material with your health providers regarding the specifics of your health care needs.