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 ›
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The Center for Jewish Genetics is a cooperative effort of the Jewish United Fund/ Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago and the Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago, and is supported in part by the Michael Reese Health Trust.