July is National Fragile X Awareness Month, July 22is officially recognized by Congress as Fragile X Awareness Day. We celebrate the entire month of July to increase more awareness and advocacy for Fragile X.
August is Spinal Muscular Atrophy Month!! Spinal muscular atrophy (SMA) causes degeneration of motor neurons, the nerve cells in an era of the spinal cord known as the anterior horn. When the motor neurons break down, so does the link between the brain and the voluntary muscles.
The mission of the Center for Jewish Genetics is to create a healthier, more informed community by educating healthcare professionals, clergy, and particularly individuals of Jewish descent, about genetic disorders, hereditary cancers and the importance of genetic screening and counseling.
The Center for Jewish Genetics’ carrier screening and education program is offered several times throughout the year. Registration is simple and takes about 5 minutes. See dates ›
Stay In Touch
Receive updates on future screening events and news.
Special thanks to survey software company QuestionPro, we can track and analyze new data for our stakeholders. QuestionPro's advanced features allow us to collect responses and distribute critical information.