Victor Center for the Prevention of Jewish Genetic Diseases



Einstein Medical Center Philadelphia
5501 Old York Road
Philadelphia, PA 19141
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About Us:

The Victor Center offers accessible genetic counseling and screenings.

On a national level, we work in partnership with healthcare professionals, clergy and the community to create awareness and organize screenings for the 19 preventable genetic diseases for which 1 in 4 Ashkenazi Jews is a carrier. Our mission is to help ensure the birth of healthy children.

The national Victor Center is located in Philadelphia with regional Victor Centers in Boston, Miami, Philadelphia and a screening program in Pittsburgh.

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Category: Organization : Advocacy \ Advocacy 
Religion: None
Community: Philadelphia  

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www.victorcenters.org

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One in Four: Screening and Panel About Your Jewish Genes
1 in 4 Jews is a carrier for at least one of 19 preventable genetic diseases. All it takes is a simple blood test to find out if you are a carrier. Already been screened? But not for 19? Update....
May 08 2014
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Rodeph Shalom 615 N. Broad Street
Phila, PA 19123

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