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Demystifying Genetics Podcast Guest Ellen Matloff

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Demystifying Genetics Podcast Guest Ellen Matloff

Our President/CEO, Ellen Matloff, was a guest host on Australian Genetic Counselor Matthew Burgess’s podcast, Demystifying Genetics, for a Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer Awareness-themed episode. Patient advocates join Matthew later in the program to share their experiences. Their discussion explored: The role of the genetic counselor What a gene is and what variants in a…

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Ellen Matloff on CURE Talks Cancer Podcast

In a special edition of the CURE Talks Cancer podcast, our President/CEO, Ellen Matloff, and the founder of Proactive Genes, Shannon Pulaski, were guests to help kick off National Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer Week and Previvor Day. In this episode, you’ll hear about their resources and how each can help others learn more about their…

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Angelina’s Impact: Genetic Counselors Share

It’s been five years since Angelina Jolie announced to the world she carries a BRCA1 mutation and had a prophylactic double mastectomy to lower her risks of developing breast cancer. Below genetic counselors reflect on the impact she has made by sharing her story and starting widespread conversation about hereditary cancer and prevention. “Angelina Jolie’s…

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Angelina’s Impact: Advocates Share

It’s been five years since Angelina Jolie announced to the world she carries a BRCA1 mutation and had a prophylactic double mastectomy to lower her risks of developing breast cancer. Below advocates reflect on the impact she has made by sharing her story and starting widespread conversation about hereditary cancer and prevention. “Angelina’s efforts have…

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Trailblazing Genetic Counselors Episode 16: Canadian Genetic Counsellors

This is the sixteenth installment in our series, “Trailblazing Genetic Counselors”, in which we highlight genetic counselors who are pioneers in the field. Genetic counselors are health professionals with specialized graduate degrees and experience in the areas of medical genetics and counseling. Genetic counseling is a rapidly growing field offering professionals a wide range of…

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