Q&A With a Genetic Counselor

Q&A With a Genetic Counselor

On Thursday, March 25, 2021, Ellen Matloff, certified genetic counselor and President and CEO of My Gene Counsel, participated in a free virtual screening of the documentary film, "Cracking Your Genetic Code." Following the film, Matloff sat down for a discussion and...

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NNLM Reading Club Presents: Resurrection Lily

NNLM Reading Club Presents: Resurrection Lily

In this one-hour national webinar, hosted by the Network of the National Library of Medicine (NNLM) and the All of Us Research Program, Amy Byer Shainman discusses her memoir, Resurrection Lily: The BRCA Gene, Hereditary Cancer & Lifesaving Whispers from the...

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Help and Hope Happen Here: A Pediatric Cancer Podcast

Help and Hope Happen Here: A Pediatric Cancer Podcast

Help and Hope Happen Here is a pediatric cancer podcast hosted by Mark Levine. Each episode, Levine chats with oncologists, parents, patients, and other stakeholders in the fight against childhood cancer. In this episode, Levine looks at how genetic testing and...

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Genetic Counseling: What Physicians Need To Know

Genetic Counseling: What Physicians Need To Know

There are few areas in healthcare more promising than genetics. As genetic testing becomes a more integral part of routine care, it is vital that physicians understand the best way to communicate the findings accurately and compassionately with patients. Enter genetic...

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CURE Talks Cancer: Knowing Your Hereditary Risk

CURE Talks Cancer: Knowing Your Hereditary Risk

In 2010, history was made when a Congressional resolution was passed to declare the first ever National Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer Week and National Previvor Day to raise awareness about hereditary cancer. Millions of people carry an inherited mutation or...

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The Evolving Role of Genetic Counselors in Precision Medicine

The Evolving Role of Genetic Counselors in Precision Medicine

In the second installment of PhenoTips Speaker Series, thought leader and decorated patient advocate Ellen Matloff discusses the evolving role genetic counselors play in precision medicine as genetic testing increases in frequency and accessibility. Genetic testing,...

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