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Down Syndrome Center of Western Pennsylvania Podcast

Oct 27, 2020

Dr. Nowalk joined the podcast to give us an update on Down syndrome and COVID.  We discuss 2 recently published articles that have gotten a lot of press recently.

 

https://www.nature.com/articles/s41436-020-01004-w


Oct 8, 2020

Dr. Lina Patel, psychologist from the Sie Center at Children's Colorado, joined Dr. Vellody on the podcast to talk about toilet training.  Dr. Patel is the co-author of the recent book Potty Time for Kids with Down Syndrome: Lose the Diapers, Not Your Patience.


Sep 4, 2020

In a continuation of our discussions on Race and Down Syndrome, author Meeka Caldwell joined the podcast today to talk about her experiences as a mother and her children's book "A Friend Like Anian." 

Amazon Link 
https://www.amazon.com/Friend-Like-Anian-Meeka-Caldwell/dp/1734334681/ref

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Aug 24, 2020

Friend of the podcast, Dr. Andrew Nowalk, MD, PhD, joined us again for an update on optimizing safety in school re-opening.  


Aug 21, 2020

Erin Kelly (Down Syndrome Center of Western PA Program Coordinator) and Meredith Peterson (Executive Director, Down Syndrome Association of Pittsburgh) joined Dr. Vellody on today's podcast to discuss exciting changes at both organizations.

Down Syndrome Association
https://www.dsapgh.org/

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