PWSA | USA supports individuals diagnosed with Prader-Willi syndrome, their families, and care providers with critical information and resources. We educate medical providers, educators, and professional care givers about PWS and how to best support individuals with the syndrome. Donate to the 2020 Family Support Campaign here.
PWSA | USA seeks to support research projects with the potential for immediate and high impact for the PWS community. The goal is to fast-track better treatment for the syndrome, and we proudly collaborate with partners representing pharmaceutical companies, research universities, and more to achieve that goal.
Raising awareness and effective advocacy are critical to effecting positive change in and for the Prader-Willi syndrome community. PWSA | USA is committed to empowering individuals with PWS and their families with resources and tools such as the Public Policy Action Center.
June 22nd – 26th, 2021
Lake Buena Vista Palace
An exciting new venue and a fantastic lineup of inspiring speakers and networking events combine to make the 2021 PWSA | USA National Convention the best one yet!
PWSA | USA is happy to announce its partnership with Running for Research, a diverse group of runners dedicated to raising funds for the Prader-Willi Syndrome Research Fund at the University of Florida and Dr. Jennifer Miller’s work to identify effective treatments for children and adults with Prader-Willi syndrome (PWS).
In our first month of the Oxytocin campaign, we have exceeded $160,000! The PWSA (USA) Board matching gift fund of $50,000 was exhausted in less than a week! Thank you for your generosity and support for this study. To help us reach our next milestone in this potentially life-changing research study, please donate or...
The PWSA (USA) Executive Committee of the Board has announced a $50,000 matching gift grant to initiate fundraising efforts for this potentially life-changing research study for our children and our families. Any donations made between now and August 31st will be matched dollar for dollar up to a total of $50,000! Click Here to make your donation today!...
We are pleased to share the following new publication which was written by three of our PWSA (USA) Advisory Board members: Prader-Willi syndrome: a review of clinical, genetic, and endocrine findings M. A. Angulo, M. G. Butler &M. E. Cataletto Journal of Endocrinological Investigation (Springer) Click HERE to read the publication...