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Down Syndrome Center of Western Pennsylvania Podcast

Mar 31, 2020

Dr. Nowalk rejoined us on the podcast to go through several myths (and a couple truths) about coronavirus/COVID-19.  


Mar 20, 2020

Dr. Sean Smith is a Professor of Special Education at the University of Kansas and is a nationally recognized expert in special education, particularly in the use of technology in educational programming.  Given the coronavirus pandemic, many children with Ds are now needing to use online tools that may not be ideal for...


Mar 10, 2020

Since our last episode on respiratory viruses was recorded prior to the arrival of coronavirus (causing COVID 19) in the U.S., Dr. Nowalk graciously agreed to join us to give us the current status of this viral outbreak and what we know about it's potential impact in children with Down syndrome.


Mar 5, 2020

Dr. Andrew Nowalk joins us on the podcast today to discuss general prevention of respiratory illness in children with Down syndrome. 

This podcast was recorded prior to the COVID-19 spread so the focus is on influenza, RSV, and other viruses.  The same general principles will apply in terms of prevention from viruses in...