Office Location

Turner Syndrome Sociey
of Canada
30 Cleary Avenue, Room 9 Ottawa, ON K2A 4A1

Phone (613) 321-2267
Toll-free 1-800-465-6744
Fax (613) 321-2268


Welcome to the Turner Syndrome Society of Canada!

 Our non-profit charitable organization shares up-to-date medical information on Turner Syndrome to families, physicians and the public. We also provide local mutual support groups for individuals with TS and their families.

Browse our web site for the latest news or contact us with your questions. We are always looking for new members and volunteers.

New InfoClip information pages

Info Clips news sheets









About Turner Syndrome
English French

The Turner Syndrome Society of Canada
English French

Growth Hormone Treatment in Turner Syndrome
English French

Turner Syndrome and the Heart
English French

Conference 2014 Montreal logo33rd Annual

Turner Syndrome Society of Canada Conference

May 23 – 25, 2014

Hotel Gouverneur Place Dupuis

1415, rue Saint-Hubert, Montreal

Conference Brochure
English - French

Final Program
English - French

Speaker Biographies
English - French

Thanks and Acknowledgements

Montreal at night


Membership ApplicationJoin us!

Membership Campaign on now – new online option

Show your support for YOUR Society: join us as a new member or a renewing member for the 2014/15 membership year (August 2014-July 2015).

New! Pay online by clicking here to join or renew your membership online, and pay securely by credit card or authorised bank transfer. New! – Join or renew online here with our new online membership form. Secure payment by credit card or direct authorized bank transfer.

You can pay by cheque. Print the membership form here in English or French and mail it to the national office, or the chapter nearest you.

Remember, if you join as a chapter member you also automatically gain membership in the national organization as well.


Our online newsletter!

  • Our newsletter is now available on line in French and English Editions! Check it out here for news about the Society’s activities, personal stories, and highlights from our conferences.
  • Winter 2013 (PDF)
  • Hiver 2013 (PDF)


Turner Syndrome Awareness Pin

Awareness Pins

Help us raise funds and awareness by purchasing our 2013 Awareness Pin.

Order your own by downloading this form and sending it to us.

Turner Syndrome Society of Canada

Photography Contest

Top Entries Album

About the photos. (PDF)

Jumble of numbers


Research Projects

Call for Participants



Turner Syndrome and Bone Health
Researchers at the University of Calgary are actively recruiting women ages 16 - 45 with Turner Syndrome to participate in a study examining bone health. The study is being conducted at the University of Calgary and expected time requirement is approximately 1 hour total. Contact or 403-220-3188 for further information. Read more
Stanford University: Comprehensive Turner Syndrome Study

Researchers at Stanford University are looking for girls ages 3 – 11 years old with 45X, 46XX  mosaic karyotypes to take part in  a comprehensive research study of learning, behavior, genetics and brain development. Read more

Does Turner Syndrome Affect Number Sense?

Researchers in the Developmental Science Laboratory in the Psychology Department at the University of Waterloo are looking for participants: girls with Turner Syndrome between the ages of 6 years 0 months to 16 years 11 months, of all karyotypes. The experiment duration can either be one 1 hour or two 30 minute sessions. The following locations in Ontario; Toronto, London, Hamilton, Waterloo, Ottawa and adjacent areas. During the weekend of the conference recruitment and experimental runs will take place from April 19th-27th in Vancouver, Victoria, Kelowna and adjacent areas. Click here for further information or contact Kaitlin Portelli, 416-894-1541 ,

X-Linked Genes for Social Cognition

Researchers at the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto are looking for participants: girls 4 yrs. and older with 45,X karyotype and their families. Information letter.


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About the Turner Syndrome Society of Canada

The Turner Syndrome Society of Canada, a non-profit charitable organization, was founded in 1981 by an individual with TS who wanted to share experiences and information. It provides support services for individuals with TS and their families and disseminates up-to-date medical information to families, physicians and the general public.





Recent Donations

We wish to express our sincere gratitude to:

Canadian Pediatric Endocrinology Nurses: sponsorship for 2012 and 2013 conferences

Hoffmann-La Roche
March 2012: sponsorship of the Annual Conference and information book - publication 2008, reprint 2013

EMD Serono Canada: sponsorship of Annual Conference and newsletters

Eli Lilly Canada
Sponsorship of Annual Conference and video 2012, and InfoClips 2013

Unitron Hearing Canada for support of our 2011 conference.