The 11th World Down Syndrome Congress (WDSC) is finally upon us (14-18 August 2012) and for the first time in 2012 you can join us from the comfort of your computer screens by taking part in the WDSC SOCIAL MEDIA PROJECT.
For the duration of the WDSC, we will post minute by minute coverage including quotes from our speakers and presentations, photographs and video which we hope will enable you to feel an integral part of this global event.
TO JOIN US:
- LIKE US on Facebook “World Down Syndrome Congress”
- FOLLOW US on Twitter “@WorldDSCongress”
- SUBSCRIBE TO OUR CHANNEL on YouTube “wdsc 2012”
Who Should Attend?
Note that CPD Points will be awarded to Health Care Professionals (exact indication of the numbers of points will be advised as soon as the program is confirmed)
- Individuals with Down syndrome
World Down Syndrome Congress 2012 offers 3 days of plenary and concurrent sessions consisting of presentations from individuals with Down syndrome, professionals in the field of Down syndrome and family members from all over the world representing a wealth of knowledge and experience. In addition, it provides a one day of pre-congress Indaba for young adults with Down syndrome, along with an excellent platform for networking, the exchange of ideas and the formation of friendships.
For information about Down Syndrome International visit: www.ds-int.org
For information about Down Syndrome South Africa visit: www.downsydrome.org.za