Imagine doctors being able to look at individuals and determine treatments or cures based on their specific genetic code. Scientists are doing just that in the burgeoning field of precision medicine. In this program, high school students meet geneticists, biostatistician, physicians, genetic counselors, and others to learn how research and technology are being used to revolutionize how we treat disease and improve people’s health.
Click on the [pdf link] below to see each program’s agenda and full list of participants
- – Columbia University Medical Center Institute for Genomic Medicine [pdf link]
- – Weill Cornell Medicine Englander Institute For Precision Medicine [pdf link]
- – DNA Learning Center’s Harlem DNA Lab [pdf link]
World Science Academy is supported in part by the Bezos Family Foundation.