Dalene, and her husband Stephen, are the parents of Ptah, 14 years old, and Stephen, Jr., 6 years old The Basden family resides in Lynn, MA. Dalene has been actively involved in promoting Klinefelter syndrome research since Ptah's 47,xxy, diagnosis on Aug 08, 1996. In her role as a member of the AAKSIS Board of Directors, Dalene will also be responsible for actively seeking to help identify XXY (and variations thereof) African American individuals and XXY (and variations thereof) members of other minority groups for the purpose of offering these individuals and their family members education, support, friendship, and membership in AAKSIS.
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