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AFA Fireside Chat: Unraveling Genetic Testing

October 20 @ 1:00 pm 1:30 pm EDT

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.

Episode guest:

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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