Dr Rekha Ramachandran

President - Down Syndrome Federation of India

Vice President - Asia Pacific Down Syndrome Federation

Dr. Rekha Ramachandran, President of the Down Syndrome Association of India has spearheaded the need to understand, support and improve the quality of life of children with Down syndrome. She has relentlessly worked to raise public awareness on Down syndrome which is not a disease but a genetic disorder.

Dr. Rekha Ramachandran is the co-founder and chairperson of ‘Mathru Mandir’, an institution that provides rehabilitation, support and therapy for individuals with Down syndrome while offering day care services to innumerable children from all over India and the Middle East.