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Join us for an educational symposium

Saturday, October 16, 2021 | 8:00am-1:00pm with wine and hors d’oeuvres reception to follow
Marina del Rey Marriott | Marina del Rey, CA

Registration & parking are complimentary
Pre-registration is required

In person and virtual experience available

A Fresh Perspective on DNA

Event Chair


  • Meyeon Park, MD, MAS
    Associate Professor In Residence, UCSF
    Department of Medicine, Division of Nephrology
    Director, UCSF PKD Center of Excellence
  • Bianca E. Russell, M.D., FAAP, FACMG
    Assistant Clinical Professor
    Associate Program Director, Genetics Training Program
    Division of Pediatric Genetics
    Department of Pediatrics
  • Marina Dutra-Clarke MS, CGC
    Licensed Certified Genetic Counselor
    Institute for Precision Health
  • Yasir A Qazi, MD
    Associate Professor & Transplant Nephrologist
    Keck Medicine of USC
  • Patricia L. Weng, MD
    Associate Clinical Health Sciences Professor of Pediatrics
    Interim Director, Pediatric Kidney Transplantation
    Program Director, Fellowship Training Program
  • Alix Schwartz, MSW
  • Trudy McKanna, MS, CGC
    Director, Medical Education

Topics Discussed

  • Breakfast presentation on Renasight genetic testing
  • Genetics review and practice application of genetic testing in nephrology
  • Role of genetic testing in transplant medicine
  • Evolving role of genetic testing in pediatric nephrology
  • Impact of genetic testing: a patient perspective

View Agenda

Who should attend

  • Nephrologists
  • Transplant nephrologists
  • Transplant surgeons
  • Internists & family medicine
  • Genetic counselors & geneticists
  • Fellows, residents, and students

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