Boston University for Down Syndrome (BUDS)

Advisor: Dr. Barry Zuckerman,

Student Leadership:

The Boston University for Down Syndrome (BUDS) Group aims to improve medical student understanding of life with a developmental disability and the spectrum of associated long-term implications. Boston University for Down Syndrome (BUDS) offers educational talks and volunteer opportunities to work with individuals with developmental disabilities. By providing education and service learning opportunities, the group strives to prepare future physicians to provide compassionate care for individuals with developmental disabilities across all medical specialties and informed guidance for parents seeking counsel during diagnosis and development.