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The MWS Study – Summary of Findings

Study conducted in 2007, published 2013. Thank you to all the people with MWS, their families, and their carers who participated in the study. Your time filling out questionnaires and completing the interviews is greatly appreciated. Many of you also expressed such enthusiasm for the study, which was very encouraging for those of us involved in […]

NEW MWS Study – Psychological Problems and Incontinence in Mowat-Wilson Syndrome

Dear parents, dear caregivers, Bladder and bowel control are an important milestone in every child’s development and are relevant for independence and social acceptance. Elimination disorders (bedwetting, daytime wetting, soiling) can be stressful and demanding for parents and caregivers, although they can be treated effectively. So far, no studies on incontinence in persons with Mowat-Wilson […]

What We Are Funding – University of Kansas Medical Center Research Project

January 22, 2015 We are excited to have this opportunity to discuss our research directions and plans for Mowat-Wilson Syndrome (MWS). Our research efforts are focused on a better fundamental understanding of MWS, at the cellular level, and to identify the specific molecular defects that cause this disorder to test treatment options. The important work […]

Mowat-Wilson Syndrome Foundation Awarded Grant Through Genetic Alliance

The Mowat-Wilson Syndrome Foundation is pleased to announce it was recently awarded a grant through Genetic Alliance, a leading nonprofit health advocacy organization, to establish a patient registry for individuals that have been diagnosed with Mowat-Wilson Syndrome (MWS). The grant will allow the Foundation to use Genetic Alliance’s Platform for Engaging Everyone Responsibly (PEER) to […]

2016 Seattle Medical Forum

October 15, 2016 – Seattle, WA The Medical Forum will be an informative program for families and medical students. The morning program will include updates from the doctors on the various studies that are being conducted on Mowat-Wilson Syndrome. Doctors Wilson and Adam will conduct a clinic in the afternoon for the medical students in […]

2016 Atlanta Family Pool Party & BBQ

August 20, 2016 – Atlanta, GA 1:00 pm – 6:00 pm Location Al & Susan Triunfo’s place 901 Dogwood Trail, Tyrone, GA 30290 Join us for a fun filled day! Swimming pool with basketball hoop, putting green, corn hole, bocce ball and other games. BBQ served around 4 p.m. Hamburgers, hot dogs, sides & fixins! […]

2016 Annual Family Beach Day – CT

August 21, 2016 – Camp Harkness – Waterford, CT 10:30 am – 3:00 pm The Mowat-Wilson Family Beach Day is an informal and relaxing day when families gather together to enjoy themselves and exchange experiences. Families must bring their own beach apparatus (umbrellas and tents are a must) and food easily eaten at the beach. There […]

2015 Financial Reports

Financial reports for the year of 2015:  Mowat-Wilson Syndrome Foundation Balance Sheet 2015  Mowat-Wilson Syndrome Foundation Income Statement 2015. If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to contact us.