Chromosome 22q11.2 DS Educational Videos
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Educational Videos Introduction
Robin Hansen, M.D., Director of the Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities (CEDD) at the UC Davis MIND Institute, and Tony J. Simon, Ph.D., Director of the Cognitive Analysis and Brain Imaging Lab (CABIL) at the UC Davis MIND Institute, provide a brief introduction to the videos found on this page.
Kathy Angkustsiri, M.D., a UC Davis MIND Institute Developmental Pediatrician who works with CABIL, provides an overview of the genetic causes and medical issues associated with Chromosome 22q11.2 Deletion Syndrome as well as ways in which they can be addressed.
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The First Year and a Half: The Clark Family Interview
Kathy Angkustsiri, M.D., a UC Davis MIND Institute Developmental Pediatrician who works with CABIL, interviews the Clarks who provide a candid discussion about raising their daughter Riley (1.5 years old) who has Chromosome 22q11.2 Deletion Syndrome.
The First Sixteen Years: The Heran Family Interview
Kathy Angkustsiri, M.D., a UC Davis MIND Institute Developmental Pediatrician who works with CABIL, interviews Carrie and Kelley (16 years old) Heran who provide a candid discussion about what it's like living with Chromosome 22q11.2 Deletion Syndrome.