We Are Stronger Together
PWSA | USA is a community of families, professionals, and organizations committed to providing support and hope to those affected by Prader-Willi syndrome. Together, we are showing the world children and adults with PWS need not be defined by their diagnosis.
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
An exciting virtual format with 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).
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...
Celebrating 40 years as a charitable nonprofit, Prader-Willi Syndrome Association (USA) is pleased to offer grant assistance for scientific researchers with an interest in improving the lives of those with Prader-Willi syndrome (PWS). PWSA (USA) is seeking to fund projects for a maximum of $75,000 total per project for a 1-2 year...