Dear members of the T21RS, Dear colleagues,
We are delighted to announce that the 5th International Conference of the Trisomy 21 Research Society will take place in Rome Italy from the 5th to the 8th of June 2024. This conference is a unique opportunity to meet in-person and discuss our advancements and the future of research and applications on Down syndrome in front of our eclectic community. 2024 is an important step for T21RS with the celebration of its 10th anniversary!
As president and president elect, and on behalf of the Organizing Committee, we would like to invite you to participate to this conference.
The mission of T21RS is to promote basic and applied research on Down syndrome, stimulate translational research and apply new scientific knowledge to improve the quality of life for people with Down syndrome. The meeting in Rome will be thinktank dedicated to Down syndrome, bringing together researchers, clinicians and industrials conducting clinical trials, patient organizations, families, to draw the future directions together for Down syndrome research. We will make sure that early carrier scientists join and meet with the international community of researchers on Down syndrome. Last meeting in Long Beach California in 2022 hosted 500 participants from 28 different countries across the world.
Our Local Organizing Committee headed by Profs. Eugenio Barone and Fabio Di Domenico has put all their energy to make this meeting the most enjoyable. The Scientific Programme Committee headed by Prof. Shahid Zaman is working very hard to offer a high-level scientific program in which we will have the privilege of hosting prestigious speakers for the plenary lectures, inviting you to round tables, conferences, blitz presentations, our expected science and society and industrial sessions as well as pre-meeting satellites that will address the most important challenges in research in Down syndrome. Ph.D. thesis awards and gala dinner will take place during our closing ceremony.
We hope to meet you all in Rome to make this event unforgettable!