Genetics & Genomics Society

Membership Eligibility: All Members of the Jefferson Community

Membership Dues or Fees: $0.00

Description: The Genetics and Genomics Society at Jefferson's goal is to promote student awareness and education regarding genetics and genomics in the practice of medicine and act as a resource for students interested in exploring potential career paths in genetics and genomics. Although the concepts of genetics and genomics have been present within the medical field for many years, the technologies and applications of genetics and genomics in clinical medicine are still young and developing. The field of genetics and genomics is a current hotbed for discovery in medicine with incredible potential in the future for predicting, preventing, and treating disease.

CONTACT INFORMATION

Organization Email: GGS@students.jefferson.edu

Student Organization Advisor: Dr. Huda Al-Kouatly | Associate Professor, Maternal-Fetal Medicine, Medical Genetics and Genomics, 833 Chestnut, 1st Floor | 215-955-5000