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Peds SIG - Hot Topics in Pediatrics - Down Syndrome Update
Thursday, April 27, 2023, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM EDT
Category: Webinars

Topic: Hot Topics in Pediatrics  - Down Syndrome Update

Location: Zoom

Course Description: We will be providing an update on current literature for the treatment of children with a diagnosis of Down Syndrome. We will be reviewing the differences between typical gross motor developmental milestones compared to those with Down Syndrome as well as reviewing two recent articles that support the use of resistance training for physical fitness in children and adults with Down Syndrome.

Speaker: Karen M Leppert, PT, DPT Board Certified Pediatric Clinical Specialist, AnnMarie Stauffer, PT, DPT, Christa Stipanovich, PT, DPT 


Please read these articles before attending the webinar:

Resistance Training and Down Syndrome

The Effects of Resistance Training on Physical Fitness and Neuromotor-Cognitive Functions in Adults with Down Syndrome


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Contact: Karen Leppert | [email protected]