The 22q11.2 Society is a Charitable Incorporated Organisation Registered with the Charity Commission for England and Wales.
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Damian Heine Suñer
Professor Ann Swillen receives the Angelo DiGeorge Medal
Congratulations to Professor Ann Swillen, who received the 2016 Angelo DiGeorge Memorial Medal of Honor. She received the award during the The 10th Biennial International 22q11.2 Deletion Syndrome Meeting in Sirmione, Italy. The Angelo DiGeorge medal recognizes an outstanding contribution to our understanding and/or treatment of the 22q11.2 deletion syndrome, and was inaugurated in 2010 to commemorate the life and work of Dr. Angelo DiGeorge. Prospective recipients may be: (1) Basic scientists working on the molecular, cellular, or developmental basis of the condition, (2) Clinical scientists working on diagnosis and treatment of any aspect of the syndrome, (3) Allied health professionals, educators or welfare workers who make major contributions to the wellbeing of patients and families affected, (4) Exceptionally, organizations who fund or facilitate the above activities. Congratulations again to Prof. Swillen!
Charitable Status for 22q11.2 Society
On the 7th March, the 22q11.2 Society was accepted as a charitable incorporated organisation onto the Register of Charities with the Registered Charity Number 1165896. This is an important milestone in establishing the pedigree of the 22q11.2 Society.