Mercy Laurino, PhD is a certified and licensed genetic counselor. She received her MS degree in genetic counseling in 2003 from the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center and her PhD in Public Health Genetics at the University of Washington. Since 2009, she has collaborated with medical geneticists in the Philippines to successfully launch the master’s degree program in genetic counseling at the University of the Philippines Manila in 2011. Dr. Laurino is founding president of the Professional Society of Genetic Counselors in Asia, committed to partnering with local health care providers in developing countries to establish their own genetic counseling programs. She currently resides in Seattle and manages the Cancer Prevention Programs, Living Tobacco-Free and Genetic Counseling services at the Seattle Cancer Care Alliance.
For more info: Seattle Channel Interview with Mercy Laurino
When? Saturday, March 17, 2018 1-5 P.M.
Check-in at 12:30 p.m. PLEASE ARRIVE AT 12:30 to sign in.
Class from 1:00 to 5:00 p.m.
Where? Seattle Cancer Care Alliance
825 Eastlake Ave E Seattle, WA 98109
Cost? $40 NOTIS members
$60 Non-members (Click to Join NOTIS).
Registration? (before midnight on March 13th, 2018)
Click on Medical Genetics 2018 to register.
After registering, you will receive an email confirmation; if you do not receive a confirmation, your registration did not go through. No registration will be accepted at the door.
Mail in registration is not available. Online registration only.
If registering for more than one person, please submit a separate registration for each. Registration will be limited to the first 42 applicants.
Refunds? We regret that no refunds can be given after March 13. A $10 processing fee will apply for refunds requested before March 13.
Directions? Directions to Seattle Cancer Care Alliance can be found at http://www.seattlecca.org
Parking is available on the street using pay-stations, and in the garage for a fee. There is no free parking for this event.
In order to offer this unique opportunity at an affordable price, NO refreshments will be provided. We encourage you to bring your own water, coffee and snacks.
CE credits? Four (4) continuing education credits are approved from the Washington AOC, from the ATA, from the Washington State DSHS. 3.75 instructional hours have approved by the CCHI.
ATA credits are accepted by IMIA/NBCMI. Certificates of Attendance will be awarded to all who arrive on time and stay for the entire workshop.
Anything else? If you require accommodation, please contact the NOTIS Office Manager (firstname.lastname@example.org) at least 3 weeks in advance if possible.
Questions about class content? Please contact Linda Golley at email@example.com.
Questions about registration? Please contact Naomi Uchida at firstname.lastname@example.org.