AFA Fireside Chat: Unraveling Genetic Testing

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AFA Fireside Chat: Unraveling Genetic Testing

By Alzheimer's Foundation of America

The prevalence of individuals getting genetic testing continues to grow, but many consumers may not truly understand the implications of finding out that they have a higher genetic risk for Alzheimer's disease; both for themselves and for their families. This episode will explain what genetic testing can and can't tell you about Alzheimer's disease, factors individuals need to consider before getting a genetic test, how your test results can impact your loved ones, and the role of genetic counseling.

Nathaniel Chin, MD
Medical Director, Wisconsin Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center and Wisconsin Registry for Alzheimer’s Prevention Study

AFA Medical, Scientific, & Memory Screening Advisory Board Member

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Alzheimer's Foundation of America

Alzheimer's Foundation of America


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