SoulCycle with Sharsheret and the Norton & Elaine Sarnoff Center for Jewish Genetics

Sunday, March 1, 2020 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

Cycle to rock star music at a signature SoulCycle class while raising awareness about hereditary cancer in the Jewish community.

Class begins promptly at 2 p.m. Please arrive 30 minutes prior to class time.


Location:
SoulCycle North Shore
4999 Old Orchard Center, L63
Skokie IL, 60077


Contact:
Norton & Elaine Sarnoff Center for Jewish Gene
jewishgenetics@juf.org
312-357-4718


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What's Jewish About Hereditary Cancer?

Thursday, March 12, 2020 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

Learn from a panel of experts about hereditary cancers in the Jewish community and gain tools to talk to your family and your healthcare providers about this important topic.

Location:
Marriott Suites Deerfield
2 Parkway North
Deerfield IL, 60015


Contact:
Norton & Elaine Sarnoff Center for Jewish Gene
jewishgenetics@juf.org
312-357-4718


Register Online

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We are proud to announce that our Carrier Screening Program is open with our new medical provider Insight Medical Genetics (IMG). Visit our  Get Screened page to learn more about our program and how to register!






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Do You Know What's In Your Genes?

What is the most valuable gift you can give to your family? The gift of good health! There are many health conditions that run in families. Knowing your family health history can alert you to the potential risk for a variety of genetic disorders . Talk to your relatives for warning signs and assess your risk for hereditary cancers.

Did you know: Ashkenazi Jews are 10 TIMES more likely to have BRCA mutations, which significantly increases lifetime risks for hereditary cancers, so what does this heightened risk mean for you? Click here to learn more .