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The American Society of Human Genetics Hosts Press Briefing on
"NEW RESEARCH VALIDATES CLINICAL USE OF FAMILY HEALTH HISTORY AS THE 'GOLD STANDARD' FOR ASSESSING PERSONAL DISEASE RISK"
Press Briefing Topic & Speakers
In celebration of November as Family Health History Month, the four abstracts featured in this press briefing underscore the importance of using family health history as a cost-effective tool for assessing disease risk. The following four speakers will present their latest research results that explain how patients and health care practitioners interpret and apply family health history information to determine disease risk.