Lecture series to examine genetic links and cancer
NEW HAVEN - Yale-New Haven Hospital and Yale Cancer Center will present a free health talk, entitled, "The Genetic Link" at 6:30 p.m. Feb. 13 in Yale-New Haven Hospital ‘s East Pavilion cafeteria. The lecture is part of the ongoing "Understanding Cancer" lecture series for patients and families living with cancer.
Rachel E. Barnett, MS, a genetic counselor in the Yale Cancer Center genetic counseling program, will review the connection between genetics and cancer and provide information on genetic testing and counseling. At the end of the presentation, guests will have time to ask questions.
A light supper will be served at 6 p.m. ; the lecture begins promptly at 6:30 p.m. The lecture is free and validated parking is available. Call (203) 688-2000 to make reservations and for directions to park in the Air Rights Garage.