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  • WNY native returns to launch genetic counseling program

    Lindsey Alico will implement and direct a master’s degree program in genetic counseling.

  • Getting to know — and paint — your genome

    The final event of the “Learning About Your Genome” series aims to increase awareness of genetics in the African-American community.

  • Ending race-based health disparities

    Igniting Hope conference has matured into a movement aimed at bringing lasting change to the region by ending race-based disparities and their devastating impacts.

  • Genetics can predict — and help improve — bariatric surgery outcomes

    Research shows that personalized medicine has significant value in determining how patients will fare after the procedure.

  • Henrietta Lacks’ family to speak at Igniting Hope

    The UB conference has become Buffalo’s primary forum for discussing, addressing and trying to mitigate the social determinants of health.