Jewish? Not Jewish? Not Sure? It doesn’t matter! The Victor Center for the Prevention of Jewish Genetic Diseases is here to help! This event is an amazing opportunity for our South Florida Community. FREE. I repeat. FREE Screening for Jewish Genetic Diseases on Tuesday, December 18th – 7pm – at
Give the Gift of Screening this #GivingTuesday. The Victor Center creates education and awareness events to help spread the word about preventing Jewish Genetic Diseases. Click here to make your donation today!
Brandon Singer shares how life with his brother, Dylan, and Jewish genetic diseases forever changed his world. We are thankful to the Singer family for their dedication to the Victor Center and spreading awareness about Pre-Conception Genetic Screening. If you or someone you know would like to be screened please
Happy Hanukkah from the Victor Center Family! The Victor Center has been a longtime leader in the prevention of Jewish Genetic Diseases since its inception in 2002 by Lois Victor. Mrs. Victor had two daughters die of a Jewish Genetic Disease before testing became available. Statistically 1 in 2 individuals
Victor Center was recently highlighted in B’nai B’rith Magazine’s spring edition. Our own Debbie Wasserman, Genetic Counselor for the National Victor Center, was featured in the article. Click here to read the full story.
Victor Center would like to remind everyone that February 28 is Rare Disease Day 2018. This year, events observing Rare Disease Day are happening in over 80 countries and regions. This year’s theme is research. Families and patients have an important role in research. We would like to extend our
Our Medical Director, Dr. Saima Aftab, was recently published in South Florida Parenting magazine. In her article, Dr. Aftab gives an educational overview and issues to consider around preconception screening. The leadership of Victor Center has identified knowledge and awareness as a key initiative.
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