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Online Seminar: Genetics and Women's Health

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  • Event Type:Seminar

Please join us for Lake Charles Memorial Hospital’s ONLINE ONLY seminar. Genetics are the foundation for our lives. What can our genetics tell us about our health? What about the health of our future children? Or babies already in the womb? In this month’s ONLINE ONLY seminar by Mary Lowery Nordberg, PhD, Mom Genes: Genetics and Women’s Health, on Friday, August 28, Dr. Nordberg will discuss the intersections of women’s health and genetics throughout their lives.

Mary Nordberg, PhD, is a professor of medicine at LSU Health in Shreveport and the genetics educator at Willis Knighton Health System Cancer Center. She has served on the faculty of LSU Health in Shreveport since 1999, and she served as the director of molecular diagnostics for Delta Pathology from 2011-2018. She is a contributor to numerous books and peer reviewed journal articles. In addition, she serves on committees for various professional organizations nationwide. She holds in-person genetics clinics up to 3 days per month at Memorial Medical Group Genetics.

For more information, please call (337) 494-2935. You can watch the event live online by visiting

Due to current COVID-19 hospital guidelines from the Center for Disease Control, this seminar will only be offered via livestream on our website and our Facebook page.

  • Price: Free
  • Registration Instructions: No Registration Required