Community Outreach and Service

  • On May 7th, Dr. Edgin will run a 5K to support the LuMind Research Down Syndrome Foundation
  • Dr. Edgin is advising the Tucson Children's museum in regard to their new program for developmental disabilities 
  • In Jan 2017, Dr. Edgin spoke on sleep and learning at the "Keys to Success" conference in Kansas City, Kansas
  • The MDD lab is supporting the world premier of "Learning to Drive" at the LOFT cinema in October. 
  • Jamie Edgin spoke at the Down syndrome Network annual retreat in Phoenix in June (2016)
  • In Jan - March 2016, Jamie Edgin is assisting on the 5 year strategic planning committee for the Arizona Developmental Disabilities Planning Council
  • In Jan 2016, Jamie Edgin was appointed to the Science Advisory Board of the National Down Syndrome Society
  • In Nov 2015, Jamie Edgin delivered a talk to the Autism Society of Southern Arizona on the topic of sleep in Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • In Oct 2015, Dr. Edgin conducted a workshop on sleep and learning for the Down Syndrome Research Foundation in Canada
  • Jamie Edgin serves as an Associate Editor for the American Journal on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
  • In Oct 2014, Edgin and Fernandez published the NY Times Op-Ed "The Truth About Down Syndrome."
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