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The Genetics in Wisconsin website gives health professionals, patients, and families access to genetics information and resources. There are helpful links to other sites, as well as family stories that illustrate how Wisconsin genetics services benefit patients and families. 

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What's New!

 UW Madison, Lecture:  Privacy Protection in Genomics and Medical Record Research.  April 21, 12:00-1:00.

Sickle Cell Trait information: you’ve been tested! More than 2 million people have Sickle Cell Trait, do you?  If you were born in Wisconsin after November 1, 1988, you were tested at birth.  A result is available and you do not need to be re-tested.  Find out how to obtain your result


Featured Genetics Professional

Michelle Kempf-Weibel, MS, CGC

"As the State Genetic Coordinator, I bring a 'genetics' lens to public health programs.  I became a genetic counselor to help patients and families understand genetic causes of diseases.  In
public health, I do this on a larger scale for the residents of Wisconsin."

 
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