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Understanding Genetic Testing

Location: UCB 101

With an increase in the availability and popularity of genetic testing, people are using this tool to discover more about their health and family history. This class will help participants understand the basics of genetics, what genetic testing is, and what kind of information they can expect to get from the variety of tests that are available.

November 7 - 28, 2017, Tuesdays

Instructor: Olga Sideleva
Olga Sideleva earned a Ph.D. in Genetics from St. Petersburg University in Russia. She has over 20 years of experience in biological research. Dr. Sideleva also holds professional certifications as a teacher and a professional cook in the Russian Federation. She enjoys making complex material easy to understand. She brings her fun, enthusiastic and warm personality to her classes, and is looking forward to sharing her knowledge with our community.

Special Restrictions: Tuition: $45

For more information, contact: (808) 932-7830

Tags: CCECS Non-Credit Training Science Community Health and Wellness Understanding Genetic Testing Genetics Genetic Testing

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