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  • 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.

    Feb. 25: Siblings of children with special needs: their story, our support

    Time: Light Refreshments at 6:30 pm. Seminar 7:00 - 8:15pm

    Location: Children's Museum of Houston, 1500 Binz, Houston, TX 77004 (Directions, map, and parking information)

    Speakers:  

    • Seema Lalani M.D., Department of Molecular and Human Genetics
    • Lisa Noll, Ph.D., Department of Pediatrics, Section of Psychology
    • Elaine Hime, B.S., Program Director, Project Delivery of Chronic Care, Houston
    • Renee Frederick, Sibs' Journey

    Complete the online registration form. If you have any questions, please contact Wendy Turner at 832-822-4261 or email: geneticevenings@bcm.edu  

    Rescheduled for April 8 - Obesity: Nature and Nurture

    New Time and Date: Light Refreshments at 6:30 pm. Seminar 7:00 - 8:15pm, Tuesday, April 8, 2014.

    Have you wondered if obesity is due to our genes or only what we eat? We will talk about how genes and the environment have an impact on weight. Come hear new information about the causes and how changing the environment can be good for everyone's weight.

    Location: Children's Museum of Houston, 1500 Binz, Houston, TX 77004 (Directions, map, and parking information

    Speakers:  

    • Dr. Chester Brown, Associate Professor, Department of Molecular and Human Genetics, Baylor College of Medicine
    • Dr. Ann Smith Barnes, Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine

    Complete the online registration form. If you have any questions, please contact Wendy Turner at 832-822-4261 or email: geneticevenings@bcm.edu 

    Past Presentations

    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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