Australian Jewish Genealogical Society, Vic. (Melbourne)
Assoc. Professor Martin DELATYCKI, Director of the Bruce Lefroy Centre
for Genetic Health Research based at the Murdoch Childrens Research Institute
(Melbourne) will speak on the topic:
Genetic Diseases among Jewish People - What ? Why? What can be done ?
Wednesday, 26th July 2006 at 7.30 pm, Beth Weizmann Jewish Community Centre ,
306 Hawthorn Rd, South Caulfield, Victoria, 3162.
Assoc. Prof. Delatycki's main clinical and research interests are
neurogenetics and community genetics.
He heads the Tay Sachs disease prevention project and has been involved
in research looking at factors that are important in offering screening.