Genes if the study of how living things receive common traits from previous generations. Genes are passed from parent to child. They are an important part of how we look, how we behave, and what diseases we may get. Some types of genes increase the risk of a person developing cancer. Join us as Karen Powell, MS, CGC, Genetic Counselor from the Cone Health Cancer Center, speaks about how genetics relates to your risk of developing cancer.
Cone Health Cancer Center is located at 501 N. Elam Avenue. Parking is available in the visitor parking lot located off of Elam Avenue or Friendly Avenue. For your convenience, a free shuttle van runs from the parking lot to the building until 8 p.m., Monday – Friday.
Walking Directions to the Armfield Auditorium, Second Floor, Cone Health Cancer Center:
Upon entering the Cancer Center, walk straight into the lobby. Follow the signs for the elevators pass Registration on your left and the Guest Services desk on your right. Elevators will be on your right. Take the elevator to the second floor and exit to the left. Keep left and follow the walkway that overlooks the Cancer Center lobby. Continue straight, bearing right. Class registration and welcome table will be to your left. The entrance to the Armfield Auditorium is also on the left.
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