Journalists are invited to attend the 3rd International Conference of the Trisomy 21 Research Society in Barcelona, June 6-9, 2019

The biennial T21RS International Conference is the premier scientific meeting for Down syndrome research, attracting basic and clinical scientists and practitioners from around the world. With plenty of opportunities for networking and debating, this informal international meeting will bring you up to date with current research and thinking regarding Down syndrome.

About T21RS

The Trisomy 21 Research Society is the international professional organization for scientist and clinicians engaged in Down syndrome research. The Society also provides a nexus between researchers and Down syndrome organizations. One of our main activities is to support the dissemination and discussion of the latest advances in clinical and preclinical research in this field through its biennial meeting series.

Press Office

There will be a dedicated Press Office where you can arrange interviews with speakers. The Press Office will organize press conferences and informal discussions with speakers. Press releases, abstracts and other relevant information will be available. In addition to the speakers at the Press Conferences, experts will be on hand to answer any questions. 

To register as a member of press, please contact Mari Luz Montesinos (

Who can apply for a Press Pass? 

A free Press Pass will be issued to journalists (including freelance journalists) for recognised:

  • Journals, magazines and news publications
  • News agencies
  • Broadcast media
  • Web publications

Corporate materials and product information will not be distributed in the Press Centre.


Journalists are required to observe embargoes as indicated either by the Press Conference or by the date and time of each session.

Press Centre guests 

Information officers for academic institutions, scientific societies or registered medical research charities may register as guests. 
Spouses, partners or other guests of journalists cannot be registered as a Press Centre guest. 

We look forward to welcoming you to Barcelona, 6-9 June 2019!

Keep me updated

Journalists can register here to subscribe to our newsletter with timely news and information about the meeting. 

Contact us:

Mari Luz Montesinos
María Luz Montesinos, PhD
Chair Press Office
Dpto. de Fisiología Médica y Biofísica-Instituto de Biomedicina de Sevilla (IBiS)
Universidad de Sevilla
Avda. Sánchez Pizjuán, 4
41009 Sevilla. SPAIN
Phone: (+34) 954 55 98 66
web site: