• Genetics
  • Evenings with Genetics

    Evenings with Genetics is a monthly seminar series that offers families, health care professionals and the community the most current information on care, education and research for a variety of genetic conditions. Please mark your calendars! You are cordially invited to attend the seminars sponsored by Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Children's Hospital.

    February 17, 2015: Marfan Syndrome: state of the art medical care and research news

    Panelists:

    • Dr. John Belmont, Pediatric Geneticist, Texas Children’s Hospital
    • Dr. Shaine Morris, Pediatric Cardiologist, Texas Children’s Hospital
    • Andi Lewis, Genetic Counselor, Texas Children’s Hospital
    • Rod Gray, Parent Advocate

    This seminar will discuss results of a recent large study, best practices in medical care and resources regarding Marfan Syndrome.

    Simultaneous Spanish translation will be offered.

    Time:

    6:30 pm Light refreshments and music by the TMC Orchestra
    7:00 - 8:15 pm Seminar

    Location: The Children’s Museum of Houston, 1500 Binz, Houston, TX 77004

    Registration: Required, seminar is free. www.bcm.edu/eveninggenetics or call 832-822-4280

    Past Presentations

    The History of Genetic Medicine: Guiding Health Policy Today

    Genetics Pregnancy/Preconception Screening (GPS): Navigating your screening options

    The Genetics of Autism Spectrum Disorder - Watch now

    Children with Chromosomal disorders: new tests guide management, treatment and counseling - Watch now

    Genetics and Care for Children with Congenital Heart Defects - Watch now

    Parental Stress when your Child has a Developmental Disorder Presented by Dr. M. Paige Powell - Watch now

    New Insights into Autism (Part 1)
    Presented by Arthur Beaudet, MD - Watch now

    New Insights into Autism (Part 2)
    Presented by Sarika Peters, PhD - Watch now

    Rett Syndrome: The Continued Search for Answers
    Presented by Huda Y. Zogbi, MD - Watch now

    See other past presentations.

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