The Penn Medicine Department of Communications hosts seminars and presentations several times per year to offer reporters the opportunity to explore topics of interest and meet our faculty.
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Video Webcasts of Penn Medicine Media Seminars
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- May 19, 2010
Little is known about the public's understanding and perceptions of genetic profiling that is meant to inform people about their risk for diseases, or what is really useful in day-to-day healthcare from the physician-patient perspective. We present research that surveys the attitudes of early seekers of personalized genetic information by hearing from study participants themselves and a panel of experts covering the many aspects of this brave new world.