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Facebook Live: Path to a Cure: The Critical Role of Genetic Testing in Rare Disease Diagnosis

February 28 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm EST

In recognition of Rare Disease Day 2023, the Midwest Genetics Network is hosting a Facebook Live to talk about the critical role of genetic testing in rare disease diagnosis.

We’ll cover the importance of genetic testing in diagnosing and treating rare disease, and challenges for clinicians and payers in getting these tests paid for.

Participants include:

-Jessica Scott Schwoerer MD, Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Wisconsin.
-April Hall, Ph.D., MS, CGC, Assistant Professor, Associate Director of Research, Master of Genetic Counselor Studies.
-Kirsten Fisk, Special Events Manager, MAHP.
-Mat Edick, Ph.D., Director, Center for Strategic Health Partnerships, MPHI.

We welcome anyone to be a part of this important public health conversation. Attendees can ask questions throughout the session. We look forward to your participation


February 28
11:00 am - 12:00 pm EST