Turner Syndrome Sociey
30 Cleary Avenue, Room 9 Ottawa, ON K2A 4A1
Phone (613) 321-2267
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.
Turner Syndrome Society of Canada Conference
Save these dates:
May 23 – 25, 2014!
Hotel Gouverneur Place Dupuis
1415, rue Saint-Hubert, Montreal
Hotel rooms available $119/ night, single or double accommodation.
Call 1-888-910-1111, mention code "TSSC".
Conference Brochure English - French
Conference Registration Now Open!
New! Register online on the 2014 conference page.
Registration Form - English or French
Never been? See a two-minute video about Montréal.
Conference Logo T-shirts, Sweatshirts and Tote Bags
Pre-order by April 24 and pick up your items at the conference!
Pre-Order Form English - French
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Watch this space for further conference updates.
Donation Campaign 2013
Our annual donation campaign is on now! Please support our ongoing
Read our 2013 appeal letter - English - French
Donate online via our secure Canada Helps page.
Donate by mail or fax: Printable donation form in English and French
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 2013/14 membership year (August 2013-July 2014).
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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
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)
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
Top Entries Album
About the photos. (PDF)
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 firstname.lastname@example.org or 403-220-3188 for further information. Read more
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 , email@example.com.
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.
We wish to express our sincere gratitude to:
Canadian Pediatric Endocrinology Nurses: sponsorship for 2012 and 2013 conferences
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.