Video Series: Our Team
Health Topics: Genetics
Dr. Summar discussing genetics department (1 of 3)
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Pediatric Specialists of Virginia begins operations as a collaboration between Children's National and Inova.
Marshall Summar, MD, talks to other genetics specialists about the impact of genetics on the field of cardiology.
Mendel Tuchman, MD, Chief Research Officer, Children’s Research Institute at Children’s National Health System, leads a team that was awarded a $650,000 grant from the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development.
Researchers at Children's National conducted a study which found that African American children with a genetic predisposition to diabetes may be able to reduce their risk by getting the USDA-recommended dose of calcium.