23andMe Education Event at the NSGC 37th Annual Conference


Peer-to-Peer Professional Forum:
Incorporating Consumer-Driven Genomics Into Your Genetic Counseling Practice

Friday, November 16, 2018, 8 to 9:30 pm EST | Omni Atlanta at CNN Center | North Tower, M1 Street Level, Room Dogwood A



The goal for this event is to provide a forum for NSGC AC attendees to learn from genetic counselors who are currently providing genetic counseling and educational activities related to consumer-driven genetic testing.

The event will be structured as a panel discussion with a question and answer format so attendees can deepen their understanding and brainstorm about issues related to consumer-driven genomics.

Food and beverages will be served.
Free for all NSGC AC attendees.

Not an official NSGC function


About the speakers:


Elizabeth Balkite, MS, CGC
Genetic Counselor and Instructor
Osher Lifelong Learning Institute,
Duke University


Brianne Kirkpatrick, MS, LCGC
Genetic Counselor and DNA Consultant
Founder and President,
Watershed DNA


Carrie Blout, MS, CGC
Director of Research Development
Senior Genetic Counselor and Project Manager
Genomes2People Program
Brigham and Women’s Hospital