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Diseases

Genetic and Rare Diseases Information Center (GARD)

Williams syndrome


Other Names for this Disease
  • Williams-Beuren syndrome
  • WBS
  • WMS
  • Deletion 7q11.23
  • Monosomy 7q11.23
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News & Events


ORDR Co-Sponsored Conferences

  • 2016 Rare Disease Day at NIH, Monday, February 29, 2016
    Location: Building 10, Masur Auditorium, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD
    Description: The 2016 Rare Disease Day at NIH will take place on February 29. The event, sponsored by NCATS and the NIH Clinical Center, aims to raise awareness about rare diseases, the patients they affect and the research collaborations that are addressing rare disease challenges. The day will feature tours, posters and exhibits, and presentations.

  • Williams Syndrome: Insight from Genetics, Psychology, Neuroscience & Medicine, Monday, June 30, 2014 - Tuesday, July 01, 2014
    Location: Hyatt Regency - Orange County , Garden Grove, CA
    Description: This meeting connects clinicians and research scientists with patients and families they work for to facilitate not only dissemination of recent scientific advances, but also to facilitate sample collection and larger studies that are longitudinal and involve natural history. In this regard, the meeting has had quite a significant impact on the research and patient community over the years.

Other Names for this Disease
  • Williams-Beuren syndrome
  • WBS
  • WMS
  • Deletion 7q11.23
  • Monosomy 7q11.23
See Disclaimer regarding information on this site. Some links on this page may take you to organizations outside of the National Institutes of Health.