Category: Pediatric Genetics

Carrier Testing in Minors

Carrier Testing in Minors by Kyra Firestone (ISU Genetic Counseling Student) Current guidelines on carrier testing for minors suggest that carrier testing be delayed until the minor becomes an adult or has the capacity to make autonomous decisions about genetic

Posted in General, Genomics, Pediatric Genetics, Prenatal Genetics, Public Health Genetics

10th Annual St. Vincent Health Research Symposium-Keynote – “Ethical Challenges in Genetic Research”

Announcing the 10th Annual St. Vincent Health Research Symposium You can register on line at: Eventbrite http://2014researchsymposium.eventbrite.com   The St. Vincent Research and Regulatory Affairs Department will be hosting the 10th Annual St. Vincent Health Research Symposium on Wednesday June

Posted in Cancer Genetics, Events, Genomics, Pediatric Genetics, Prenatal Genetics, Professional

Events from Wold Down syndrome Day 2014 – March 21

Check out some awesome videos and information about World Down syndrome Day 2014 including a flashmob from our own local organization “21 March 2014 marks the 9th anniversary of World Down Syndrome Day and each year the voice of people with Down

Posted in Events, Genetics in Media, Pediatric Genetics, Prenatal Genetics

Training Opportunity with Children with Neurodevelopmental Disorders

Founded in 1970, the Riley Child Development Center (RCDC) has served Indiana’s children and their families for more than 40 years. The RCDC provides interdisciplinary diagnosis, treatment and follow up of children from infancy to adulthood that have known or

Posted in Genomics, Pediatric Genetics, Professional

Educational Opportunity – Cardiovascular Genetics Program at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital

The Cardiovascular Genetics Program at Cincinnati Children’s is hosting Marfan Syndrome and Related Disorders Education Days in April of 2014. A provider day will be held on Friday, April 11 from 1pm-5pm. We have applied for CEU approval and would

Posted in Events, Pediatric Genetics, Professional