Learn About Jewish Genetic Diseases With Dr. Seymour Packman, Metabolic Geneticist from UCSF
Did you know that nearly one out of every two persons of Ashkenazi Jewish heritage is a carrier of at least one of 38 genetic diseases?
You are welcome to attend an educational program at 6:30 November 28, 2017 at the Lawrence Jewish Community Center, La Jolla, where Dr. Seymour Packman, Metabolic Geneticist from UCSF will discuss the most common genetic diseases affecting people of Ashkenazi Jewish heritage, how the diseases are inherited, and the importance of genetic screening.
There is no charge for this event but an R.S.V.P. is required. A Kosher meal will be served.
Please call 877-761-7927 to register. This program is sponsored by Shire.