Video Series: Our Team
Health Topics: Genetics
Dr. Summar discussing genetics department (1 of 3)
"We can imagine what you are going through, and please don't give up. You are your child's only advocate, in addition to the doctors that you will bond with along the way. They will help you through it all."
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Genetics expert Marshall Summar, MD, interviewed Jess Thoene, one of the founders and pioneers in the field of inborn errors in metabolism in rare diseases.
In a highly innovative model, Children’s National Health System is engaged in a top research collaboration to replicate the behavior of liver tissue, unmask the mechanism behind disease, and accelerate the path from lab to market for novel therapies.
Dr. Marshall Summar interviews Hemoshear CEO James C. Powers about technological advances in the rare disease field.
As part of an editorial collaboration with Medscape, Genetic Counselor Margaret Menzel discusses the use of noninvasive prenatal tests.