Consumers with Williams syndrome

Room 285B McCampbell Hall
1581 Dodd Drive Columbus, OH 43210
Tel: (614) 388-3112
Fax: (614) 366-6373

Williams Syndrome Clinic

We offer a multidisciplinary Williams Syndrome Clinic that meets on the 2nd Tuesday of each month at Nationwide Children's Hospital in Columbus, OH. The Clinic offers specialized evaluation and treatment for children and adolescents with Williams syndrome. The evaluation team includes a clinic coordinator, psychologist, developmental behavioral pediatrician, speech/language pathologist, physical therapist, occupational therapist, and genetic counselor.

Contact Andrea Subler, MSW, LSW in Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics at Nationwide Children's Hospital: Phone: 614-722-6115, to schedule an appointment.

Williams Syndrome Family Support Group

The next event is Sat. April 9, 2016 at the Ohio State Newark campus and it will be a Dance-a-Thon to raise money for the Williams Syndrome Association.

Dance_a_Thon Flyer

We host two annual events:

  • The events are for children, adolescents and adults with Williams syndrome and their families.
  • All are welcome!

Our events provide:

  • Support for individuals with Williams syndrome and their families
  • Information about Williams Syndrome
  • Opportunity for friendships and social support from others with Williams syndrome

If you'd like to be on the e-mail list so that you can be notified of upcoming events, please contact Marilee Martens at or (740) 366-9415.

William's Syndrome Research

Our current areas of study:

Eyetracking study of language and attention bias.

How speech timing influences what we say and understand.

Upcoming Studies. Check back soon for more information.

Dr. Marilee Martens

Dr. Marilee Martens, Ph.D.
Program Director

614 688-3112 OSU-Nisonger
740 366-9415 OSU-Newark

Click here for Dr. Martens' biography and publications »