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Welcome to the Victor Center at Nicklaus Children’s Hospital

Victor Center is excited to announce its recent move to Nicklaus Children’s Hospital. With a new national office, we plan to maintain and expand upon nation-wide collaborative work of Victor Center in preconception education and access to genetic screening services. Nicklaus Children’s has been a regional affiliate of Victor Center since 2003. Since it was founded by Lois Victor in 2002, the Victor Center has been offered preconception screening for Jewish genetic diseases. As technology has improved, our ability to screen has increased exponentially. Today, the panel used tests for over 200 conditions, including 50 common among the Ashkenazi Jewish population. Our expanded vision is to promote awareness of screening to all prospective parents, regardless of ethnic background. The Victor Center will be part of Nicklaus Children’s Personalized Medicine Initiative (PMI). The PMI involves developing a comprehensive approach to bring tailored medical care to each individual patient. Dr. Saima ...

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