Category: Prenatal 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

Volunteer Opportunity – IU Methodist

SERVICE DESCRIPTION IU HEALTH METHODIST HOSPITAL Volunteer Assignment:  Volunteer in Maternal Fetal Medicine Office, Methodist Medical Tower, suite 468                                   DATE:  April 15, 2014 AUTHORIZED SIGNATURE:                                                                                       DATE:   REPORTS TO:  Genetic Counselor at Maternal Fetal Medicine & Volunteer Services

Posted in Prenatal Genetics

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

Clinical Implications of Emerging Technologies in Medical Genetics Symposium in Illinois

Educational Symposium Presented By The Genetic Task Force of Illinois & Illinois Department of Public Health   Friday, February 7, 2014 Prentice Women’s Hospital, Conference Room L (South), 3rd  Floor 250 E. Superior St. Chicago, IL 60611 Symposium Registration Form

Posted in Events, Pediatric Genetics, Prenatal Genetics, Professional