We Are Stronger Together

Our Mission:
To enhance the quality of life of and empower those affected by Prader-Willi syndrome.

Family Support

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 Family Support Advocacy here.

 

Research

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.

Advocacy & Awareness

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.

 

Events and Fundraisers

Latest News

Saniona Initiates Phase 2b Clinical Trial of Tesomet for Prader-Willi Syndrome

Via Saniona: PRESS RELEASE December 28, 2021 Saniona (OMX: SANION), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on rare diseases, today announced the initiation of a Phase 2b clinical trial of Tesomet in patients with Prader-Willi syndrome (PWS). Tesomet is an investigational fixed-dose combination therapy of tesofensine, a triple monoamine reuptake inhibitor, and metoprolol, a beta-1 selective blocker. Data from the...

PWSA | USA, Let’s Go Fitness Team Up to Provide Free Exercise Opportunity for PWS Individuals

December 22, 2021 -- With a new year, comes new and exciting opportunities! PWSA | USA has partnered with Let’s Go Fitness, an online fitness community that celebrates diverse abilities, to provide free virtual exercise classes for individuals living with Prader-Willi syndrome. On January 7, 2022, an application will be available for those interested in...