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ALS Learning Series: Family Planning and ALS

October 7 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

ALS Learning Series: Family Planning and ALS

Featuring  Lisa Kinsley, Senior Genetic Counselor, Neurology Department at Northwestern Medicine
Thursday, October 7 at 12 p.m. CT


Genetic testing for a familial ALS gene may have implications for those who are considering whether or not to start a family.

This webinar will review the family planning options available to individuals who are interested in reducing the risk of passing on a genetic disorder.

We’ll review what is involved in each option as well as some of the biological, ethical and financial considerations that play a role in this important decision.

Register and learn more here


October 7
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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