MassGeneral Hospital for Children Events

All members of the Harvard community are cordially invited to attend Harvard Catalyst’s inaugural Child Health Symposium, entitled Transforming Child Health Through Genome Biology, which will be held on October 8, 2013 from 2:00-5:30pm at the Joseph B. Martin Conference Center, Harvard Medical School, 77 Avenue Louis Pasteur, Boston.

Child Health Symposium: Transforming Child Health Through Genome Biology

Date: 10/08/2013 - 10/08/2013
Time: 2:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Location: Joseph B. Martin Conference Center, HMS
Registration is required.

Description:

All members of the Harvard community are cordially invited to attend Harvard Catalyst's inaugural Child Health Symposium, entitled Transforming Child Health Through Genome Biology, which will be held on October 8, 2013 from 2:00-5:30pm at the Joseph B. Martin Conference Center, Harvard Medical School, 77 Avenue Louis Pasteur, Boston.

Speakers:

Alan E. Guttmacher, MD
Director, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, NIH
Pediatric Genomics: Now in its Infancy, What Will Adulthood Look Like?

Diana W. Bianchi, MD
Executive Director, Mother Infant Research Institute, Tufts Medical Center
Prenatal Pediatrics: How is Genomics Changing Prenatal Diagnosis and Fetal Therapy?

Joshua Boger, PhD
Founder and former CEO, Vertex Pharmaceuticals
The Deceptive Simplicity of a Monogenic Recessive Disease: A Comprehensive Approach to Cystic Fibrosis


Agenda:

Open to the public
Registration is required. Please RSVP here.


Preregistration required? yes

Registration closed?
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